How do you divide by 0.91, written out by hand?

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malhiggason
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How do you divide by 0.91, written out by hand?

Postby malhiggason » Sat Sep 21, 2013 11:30 pm

If you have 45500 and you divide by 0.91, you should get 50,000. So how do I do this by hand?
45500 over
0.91?

Thank you :thumb:

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Re: How do you divide by 0.91, written out by hand?

Postby theshadow » Sun Sep 22, 2013 12:22 pm

malhiggason wrote:If you have 45500 and you divide by 0.91, you should get 50,000. So how do I do this by hand?

Use the regular way: Move the decimal point 2 to the right and divide 4550000 by 91.

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Re: How do you divide by 0.91, written out by hand?

Postby carl89 » Sun Sep 22, 2013 1:15 pm

45500/0.91 = (45500*100)/91 = 50000


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