Basic Division Lesson 10: Number 10

20
÷
10
=
2

÷

=

divided by   equals

We start with twenty boxes. We divide these twenty boxes by ten. This means: how many groups of ten can we make with the twenty boxes that we have? Answer: 2.

Here's another example:

70
÷
10
=
7

÷

=

divided   equals

We start with seventy boxes. We divide these seventy boxes by ten. This means: how many groups of ten can we make with the seventy boxes that we have? Answer: 7.

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Try this problem.

120
÷
10
=

÷

=

divided   equals

We start with one hundred ten boxes. We divide these one hundred ten boxes by ten. This means: how many groups of ten can we make with the one hundred ten boxes that we have? Answer: 12.

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In order to do basic division, you must memorize some equations but fear not: FoxyMath will help you! When you are finished with this lesson, you will know the following equations:

10 ÷ 10 =   1
20 ÷ 10 =   2
30 ÷ 10 =   3
40 ÷ 10 =   4
50 ÷ 10 =   5
60 ÷ 10 =   6
70 ÷ 10 =   7
80 ÷ 10 =   8
90 ÷ 10 =   9
100 ÷ 10 = 10
110 ÷ 10 = 11
120 ÷ 10 = 12

The following exercise will help you learn the above equations and what they mean. Please take your time: take whatever time you need to learn the material.