Posted by **elizabeth** on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 10:24pm.

Name the position of the first digit of the quotient.

1. 832/4

2. 217/7

I don't understand. Someone please explain to me.

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**Steve**, Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 11:42pm
since 832 >= 400, 832/400 > 1, and the 1st digit is in the hundreds position

217 < 700, but 217 >= 70, so 1st digit of quotient is in the tens position.

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