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Find Whole Number Remainders After Division

In this worksheet, students state the whole number remainders after carrying out divisions.

'Find Whole Number Remainders After Division' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Calculators/Technology for Accuracy

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Worksheet Overview

Look carefully at this calculator method for finding the quotient and remainder when you carry out a division.

 

Example

792 ÷ 26

 

Divide 792 by 26 on your calculator.

Your answer is 30.46153846.....

Subtract the whole number(quotient), 30, to leave the decimal part, 0.461538460.....

DO NOT COPY DOWN THE DECIMAL PART AND RE-ENTER IT. This will lead to inaccuracies.

Now multiply the decimal remainder by 26 to give the whole number remainder of 12.

So 792 ÷ 26 = 30 remainder 12

(30 is the quotient and 12 is the remainder)

 

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