# Dividing decimals

CCSS Math: 5.NBT.B.7

We'll start with simple problems like 3 / 2 and build to more complex problems like 4.5 / 0.15.

In this article, you'll learn how to divide decimals by jumping in and giving it a try without being shown how to do it first.

The problems go from easier to more difficult. Along the way there are examples and explanations to help you out if you get stuck. If you get a little confused, just think of it as a chance to learn!

Let's start by dividing whole numbers to get a decimal.

### Problem set 1:

Beautiful, let's move on to dividing larger whole numbers.

### Problem set 2:

Great, now we'll work on dividing a decimal by a whole number.

### Problem set 3:

Nice! Let's move onto working with slightly bigger numbers.

### Problem set 4:

Sweet! Next up are even bigger numbers!

### Problem set 5:

Baller. Now we'll divide decimals by decimals.

### Problem set 6:

Awesome! Let's try a few that are a bit harder.

### Problem set 7:

Great, we'll finish with a few more challenging problems.