# Division by a Number with One Decimal Place

In this worksheet, students divide by numbers with one decimal place.

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Four Operations for All Numbers

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, we will learn how to divide a number by a number with one place of decimals.

Remember that 240 ÷ 10 is the same as 24 ÷ 1 = 24

So 24 ÷ 1.2 is the same as 240 ÷ 12 = 20

Method

To divide a number by a number with one decimal place.....

Multiply both numbers by 10.

Your answer will be THE SAME as dividing the original numbers. Convince yourself by checking with your calculator.

Example

36.25 ÷ 0.5

We multiply both numbers by 10 and work out 362.5 ÷ 5

Work out:

37.2 ÷ 0.3

1.24

12.4

124

Work out:

1714.8 ÷ 0.4

42.87

4287

428.7

Work out:

171.48 ÷ 0.4

42.87

4287

428.7

Work out:

17.148 ÷ 0.4

42.87

4287

428.7

Work out:

100 ÷ 0.8

1.25

12.5

125

Work out:

1000 ÷ 0.8

Work out:

112.05 ÷ 0.9

Work out:

112.05 ÷ 0.3

Work out:

13.75 ÷ 1.1

Work out:

241.74 ÷ 1.2

• Question 1

Work out:

37.2 ÷ 0.3

124
• Question 2

Work out:

1714.8 ÷ 0.4

4287
• Question 3

Work out:

171.48 ÷ 0.4

428.7
• Question 4

Work out:

17.148 ÷ 0.4

42.87
• Question 5

Work out:

100 ÷ 0.8

125
• Question 6

Work out:

1000 ÷ 0.8

1250
• Question 7

Work out:

112.05 ÷ 0.9

124.5
• Question 8

Work out:

112.05 ÷ 0.3

373.5
• Question 9

Work out:

13.75 ÷ 1.1

12.5
• Question 10

Work out:

241.74 ÷ 1.2

201.45
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