Why parents choose SplashLearn for their Year 5 Children?
Intelligently adapts to the way each child learns
Get coins for each correct answer and redeem coins for virtual pets
Monitor progress with iPhone app, weekly emails and detailed dashboards
Decimal Division Using Models- Year 5 Maths
Divide a decimal number (up to hundredths place) by another decimal. Decimal Division Worksheet begins with problems on division with the help of visual models. Students can convert division by a decimal number into a division by a whole number. For example, the following two division expressions have the same result.
94.32 ÷ 3.2
943.2 ÷ 32
Therefore, the method used to divide a decimal by a whole can be used to divide a decimal by another decimal. Note that the fluency in dividing and multiplying a decimal number by a power of 10 is of great use in the above method.