Posted by Ryan on .
7136 divided by 8 I am working in a work book and the answer is 892, but I can't figure how? can someone break it down for me.

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Ms. Sue,
71 divided by 8 = 8 with 7 left over
73 divided by 8 = 9 with 1 left over
16 divided by 8 = 2
This site illustrates long division.
http://www.mathsisfun.com/long_division2.html 
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Ryan,
I was taught by subtracting

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Ms. Sue,
Yes, this method involves subtracting.
Step 1:
71 / 8 = 64
71  64 = 7