 # Division of Algebraic Terms with Powers (1)

In this worksheet, students divide algebraic terms with indices or powers. Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Algebra

Curriculum subtopic:   Use and Interpret Algebraic Notation

Difficulty level:   ### QUESTION 1 of 10

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

Example

Do the following division.

a9÷ a3 =

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

a3
• Question 2

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a13 ÷ a4

a9
• Question 3

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a7 ÷ a4

a3
• Question 4

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a8 ÷ a4

a4
• Question 5

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a10 ÷ a5

a5
• Question 6

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a9 ÷ a3

a6
• Question 7

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a28 ÷ a7

a21
• Question 8

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a8 ÷ a8

a0
• Question 9

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a15 ÷ a5

a10
• Question 10

Select the correct answer to the following division:

a5 ÷ a8

a-3
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