This worksheet is about finding the number of whole weeks in a given number of days.

__Example 1__

How many whole weeks are there in 42 days?

**Answer 1**

There are 7 days in a week.

So we need to divide 42 by 7 = 6.

There are** 6 whole weeks** in 42 days.

__Example 2__

How many whole weeks are there in 45 days?

**Answer 2**

There are 7 days in a week.

So we need to divide 45 by 7 = 6 r 3.

We leave off the remainder, so there are still **6 whole weeks** in 45 days.

__Example 3__

How many whole weeks are there in 420 days?

**Answer 3**

There are 7 days in a week.

So we need to divide 420 by 7 = 60. (remember that 42 ÷ 7 = 6)

There are** 60 whole weeks** in 420 days.