Dividing with decimals

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

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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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