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posted by Nate .
Divide. Round to the nearest tenth.
17/6 How do you divide 17 into 6??

17/6 means you divide 17 by 6 , you do not "divide 17 into 6".
Long division is taught in most places by grade 4 using this method
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if you have a calculator enter
17
÷
6
= 
This is a rounding quotients! Can you switch the numbers?

the actual answer is
2.833333...
rounded to the nearest tenth is 2.8
What do you mean by "Can you switch the numbers"? 
6/17= 0.35294117647 ≈ 0.35

17/6
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