1. A DECIMAL DIVIDED BY A WHOLE NUMBER.

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This division is very easy. You simply divide as in whole

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numbers and place the decimal point in the quotient above

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the decimal point in the dividend.

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2. A DECIMAL DIVIDED BY A DECIMAL.

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This division sometimes causes trouble. The first thing to

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do is to make the divisor a whole number. Then move the

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decimal point in the dividend the same number of places to

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the right as you moved it in the divisor.

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Now the division is the same as the easy problem #1.

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NOW, YOU DO THIS ONE:

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