Division 8

Short Division

 

Now that you have learned how to do long division, it is time to learn some shortcuts. When one divides a one digit number into one with two or more digits, one can do some of the steps in one's head to shorten the process.

Divide 78 by 2

 

3

_

9

R.0

2)

7

1

8

 

 

 

Divide 463 by 5

 

_

9

_

3

R.4

5)

4

6

1

3

 

 

Divide 972 by 4

 

2

 

4

 

3

R.0

4)

9

1

7

1

2

 

 

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