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Division: What Remains? (2)

In this worksheet, students carry out divisions but must allow for the remainders in the answers.

'Division: What Remains? (2)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Multiplication/Division Problems

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

In this worksheet children will learn about division and remainders.

Example

 There are 25 people going to a party.

 A taxi can carry 4 people.

 How many taxis do they need?

 
Divide 25 by 4.

25 ÷ 4 = ___a___ and remainder ___b___.

They need ___c___ taxis with 4 people in each and one taxi with ___d___ people.

They need ___e___ taxis.

 

Answer 

 

We can answer this by using a number line to divide 25 by 4. We can fit 6 fours and there is a remainder of 1.

 

  

25 ÷ 4 = ___6___ and remainder ___1___.

They need ___6___ taxis with 4 people in each and one taxi with ___1___ person.

They need ___7___ taxis.

 

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