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Dividing by 5: How Many Remain?

In this worksheet, students divide two-digit numbers by 5 and note down any remainders.

'Dividing by 5: How Many Remain?' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Multiply/Divide Formally

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Worksheet Overview

 In this activity, we will carry out some simple divisions by 5 with remainders.

 

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

28 ÷ 5

 

Answer:

We have to find out how many 5's go into 28.

We can do this using a number line.

Number line

 It goes 5 times and there is a remainder of 3.

Want to understand this further and learn how this links to other topics in maths?

 

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