to the left for each of the zeros in the divisor (the number you

are dividing into the other number). There are two zeros;

therefore, you move the decimal two places to the left.

.2 : 100 = 0.00.2 = 0.002

(4) 1.8 10

= .18

5 : 10

(1)

=

.5

(5) 1.8 100 =

.018

5 : 100 =

.05

(2)

(6) 1.8 1000 = .0018

5 : 1000 = .005

(3)

e. Did you remember how to round off numbers? Whenever instructed to round

off to a specific decimal place, solve the problem to one more place and round off.

52.5

5.2 = 10.096 = 10.10

Round the following numbers to two decimal places.

a. 10.333

=

b. 11.625

=

c.

12.611

=

d. 3.237

=

e. 2.621

=

f.

0.396

=

Divide the following decimals; round off to second decimal place.

100.25 50.5 =

g.

h. 40.5

5.5 =

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