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78/132 = .5909

how do i get the answer here without using calculator?

any tips?

  • math :( -

    I grew up and taught for 20 years before calculators came into use.
    We used long division, I think it still works.

  • math :( -

    i did the long division but my answer doesn't make sense.

    i got 1.7 and i stopped from there

    can you explain how should i start it?

  • math :( -

    This may help you.

    http://www.mathsisfun.com/long_division.html

    Make sure you divide 132 into 78.

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