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How do you divide 4 by 5??

4/5=0.8 but how do i get the answer to show my work

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    You could show it by long division.

    Put a decimal point after the 5, and continue from there.

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    i know that i tried it but i keep getting 125

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    5 goes into 4.0 = 0.8

    . . 0.5
    ___________
    5 / 4.0

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    This did not help, I am still confused.

  • Honors Math -

    Turn the problem around. Make sure that you divide 4 by 5.

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