How Do You Solve a Word Problem by Dividing Whole Numbers?

How Do You Solve a Word Problem by Dividing Whole Numbers?

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Word problems are a great way to see math in the real world! Math can help us answer everyday questions. Watch this tutorial to see how division is used to solve a word problem.

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Background Tutorials

Fluently multiply multi-digit whole numbers using the standard algorithm.

Multiplying together large numbers? No problem! In this tutorial, you'll see how to perform long multiplication to find the answer (without using a calculator!). Take a look!

Fluently divide multi-digit numbers using the standard algorithm.

We know that calculators are everywhere, but that doesn't mean that long division isn't important! Sometimes you won't be allowed to use a calculator, and when those times occur, you'll be thankful that you watched this video!

Write expressions that record operations with numbers and with letters standing for numbers.

Turning a word problem into a math problem you can solve can be tricky. Luckily, there's some key words to look out for in a word problem that help tell you what math operation to use! This tutorial shows you some of these key words to look for in a word problem.