Posted by **Jacqueline** on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 9:06pm.

How do you divide decimals?

Ex.

0.05/0.04=?

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 9:07pm
http://www.mathsisfun.com/dividing-decimals.html

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**bobpursley**, Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at 9:08pm
multiply numerator and denominator by 100 to make the question 5/4

So the idea is to make the denominator whole.

example 45.67/.32 multipy both numerator by 100 to give 4567/32

examples 34/.006 multply by 1000 to give

34000/6

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