Dividing with decimals

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As with multiplying decimals, division of decimals requires care in the placement of the decimal point.

The steps for dividing 12.64 by .2 starting by moving the decimal point for both divisor and dividend

If there is a remainder, keep adding zeros to the right of the dividend and continue to divide.


There is a dividing decimals worksheet generator. It provides an unlimited number of questions with various options to change the type of question.

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