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# Dividing Whole Numbers and Decimals (Tenths to Thousandths) 5th Grade Math Worksheets

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## Definition:

Division simply means repeated subtraction. A number (dividend) is being divided by another number (divisor) results to a new number (quotient).

RULES IN DIVIDING DECIMALS

• If the divisor is decimal number, move the decimal point to right to make it a whole number. Do the same number of movement with the decimal point of the dividend.
• Perform division just like doing it with whole numbers. Keep dividing until the answer terminates or repeats.
• Put decimal point directly above decimal point in the dividend.
• Check your answer. Multiply quotient by divisor. Does it equal the dividend?

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