The smart way to improve grades

Comprehensive & curriculum aligned

Affordable pricing from £10/month

Division of Algebraic Terms with Powers (1)

In this worksheet, students divide algebraic terms with indices or powers.

'Division of Algebraic Terms with Powers (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Algebra

Curriculum subtopic:   Use and Interpret Algebraic Notation

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

This worksheet is about the division of algebraic terms with powers.

 

Example

Do the following division.

a9÷ a3 =  
 
 

 

Answer

Remember what a9 and a3 mean and divide them.

We get:               a x a x a x a x a x a x a x a x a

                                            a x a x a

 

Each a from the bottom of the fraction will cancel out with an a from the top.

 

This can be simplified to a6

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a8 ÷ a5

a13

a3

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a13 ÷ a4

 

a17

a9

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a7 ÷ a4

 

a11

a3

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a8 ÷ a4

a4

a2

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a10 ÷ a5

 

a5

a2

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a9 ÷ a3

a3

a6

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a28 ÷ a7

a21

a4

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a8 ÷ a8

a0

a1

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a15 ÷ a5

 

a10

a3

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a5 ÷ a8

a3

a-3

  • Question 1

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a8 ÷ a5

CORRECT ANSWER
a3
  • Question 2

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a13 ÷ a4

 

CORRECT ANSWER
a9
  • Question 3

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a7 ÷ a4

 

CORRECT ANSWER
a3
  • Question 4

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a8 ÷ a4

CORRECT ANSWER
a4
  • Question 5

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a10 ÷ a5

 

CORRECT ANSWER
a5
  • Question 6

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a9 ÷ a3

CORRECT ANSWER
a6
  • Question 7

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a28 ÷ a7

CORRECT ANSWER
a21
  • Question 8

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a8 ÷ a8

CORRECT ANSWER
a0
  • Question 9

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a15 ÷ a5

 

CORRECT ANSWER
a10
  • Question 10

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a5 ÷ a8

CORRECT ANSWER
a-3
---- OR ----

Sign up for a £1 trial so you can track and measure your child's progress on this activity.

What is EdPlace?

We're your National Curriculum aligned online education content provider helping each child succeed in English, maths and science from year 1 to GCSE. With an EdPlace account you’ll be able to track and measure progress, helping each child achieve their best. We build confidence and attainment by personalising each child’s learning at a level that suits them.

Get started
laptop

Start your £1 trial today.
Subscribe from £10/month.