Dividing by 3, 4, 5 and 6: How Many Remain?

In this worksheet, students carry out simple divisions of two-digit numbers and not the remainders.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Multiply/Divide Formally

Difficulty level:

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this activity, you will carry out some simple divisions with remainders.

e.g. Calculate this division and find the remainder:

25 ÷ 4

We have to find out how many four's go into 25.

We can do this using a number line.

It goes 6 times and there is a remainder of 1.

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Do this division and find the remainder.

39 ÷ 6 =
 A
, remainder
 B

Column B

A
3
B
6

Do this division and find the remainder.

34 ÷ 4 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
8
B
2

Do this division and find the remainder.

57 ÷ 5 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
2
B
11

Do this division and find the remainder.

7 ÷ 6 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
1
B
1

Do this division and find the remainder.

22 ÷ 6 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
4
B
3

Do this division and find the remainder.

26 ÷ 3 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
8
B
2

Do this division and find the remainder.

34 ÷ 6 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
5
B
4

Do this division and find the remainder.

23 ÷ 4 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
5
B
3

Do this division and find the remainder.

40 ÷ 6 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
6
B
4

Do this division and find the remainder.

30 ÷ 4 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
2
B
7
• Question 1

Do this division and find the remainder.

39 ÷ 6 =
 A
, remainder
 B

Column B

A
6
B
3
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 39 ÷ 6 = 6 rem 3 6 x 6 = 36 39 - 36 = 3
• Question 2

Do this division and find the remainder.

34 ÷ 4 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
8
B
2
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 34 ÷ 4 = 8 rem 2 4 x 8 = 32 34 - 32 = 2
• Question 3

Do this division and find the remainder.

57 ÷ 5 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
11
B
2
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 57 ÷ 5 = 11 rem 2 11 x 5 = 55 57 - 55 = 2
• Question 4

Do this division and find the remainder.

7 ÷ 6 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
1
B
1
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 7 ÷ 6 = 1 rem 1 6 x 1 = 6 7 - 6 = 1
• Question 5

Do this division and find the remainder.

22 ÷ 6 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
3
B
4
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 22 ÷ 6 = 3 rem 4 6 x 3 = 18 22 - 18 = 4
• Question 6

Do this division and find the remainder.

26 ÷ 3 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
8
B
2
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 26 ÷ 3 = 8 rem 2 8 x 3 = 24 26 - 24 = 2
• Question 7

Do this division and find the remainder.

34 ÷ 6 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
5
B
4
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 34 ÷ 6 = 5 rem 4 6 x 5 = 30 34 - 30 = 4
• Question 8

Do this division and find the remainder.

23 ÷ 4 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
5
B
3
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 23 ÷ 4 = 5 rem 3 4 x 5 = 20 23 - 20 = 3
• Question 9

Do this division and find the remainder.

40 ÷ 6 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
6
B
4
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 40 ÷ 6 = 6 rem 4 6 x 6 = 36 40 - 36 = 4
• Question 10

Do this division and find the remainder.

30 ÷ 4 =
 A
remainder
 B

Column B

A
7
B
2
EDDIE SAYS
Divide 30 ÷ 4 = 7 rem 2 4 x 7 = 28 30 - 28 = 2
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