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## MAP Recommended Practice

### Course: MAP Recommended Practice>Unit 34

Lesson 37: Divide whole numbers to get a decimal quotient

# Divide whole numbers with decimal quotients: 78÷12

Sal uses fractions and place value strategies to divide whole numbers like 78÷12 to get decimal quotients. Created by Sal Khan.

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• hmmmm...i also don't get it its still to complicated • what if its 19 divide 38 then what • i dont get it when we get to the part where its 72 over 12 plus six where did we get the six to add it to 72? also i just dont really get the video. any tips? • Why can the numbers multiplied together (in the numerator) be simplified or divided by the denominator? Why can't we just divide or simply the numbers which are added or subtracted together? • do you like grapes • In a real situation how can i use this • Is there a shorter way ? My brain is going CRAZY 😵‍💫 I NEED HELP! • heeeeeey wat d heck is this! I dunno wat any of this is!   