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Practise Dividing Decimals by 100

In this worksheet, students divide numbers by 100 by shifting digits two places to the right in a grid.

'Practise Dividing Decimals by 100' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Year:  Year 5 Maths worksheets

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Multiply/Divide Using Decimals

Popular topics:   Decimals worksheets, Place Value worksheets

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

When we divide numbers by 100, each digit must move two places to the right.  


When we look at the columns in a Th, H, T, O grid we notice that tens are 100 times smaller than thousands, ones are 100 times smaller than hundreds etc...



e.g. Work out:


54.6 ÷ 100 = 0.546 


Here is 54.6 in a place value grid.


Decimal Place Value

    5 4 . 6    




Each digit moves two places to the right.

Remember to fill in that 0 in the ones column.


So  54.6 ÷ 100 = 0.546 

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