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Dividing Decimals with a Different Number of Places

In this worksheet, students carry out divisions of numbers with varying numbers of decimal places.

'Dividing Decimals with a Different Number of Places' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Four Operations for All Numbers

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

This worksheet is about the division of numbers with varying decimals places.


Divide 5.04 by 1.4.


The first aim is to make sure that you are dividing by a whole number.

In this case, we can achieve this by multiplying both numbers by 10 to give us

50.4 ÷ 14


The answer to this and the orginal question is 3.6

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