Division Worksheets

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1.

Find:

18 ÷ 9

a. | 10 | ||

b. | 2 | ||

c. | 27 | ||

d. | 9 |

Divide 18 triangles into groups of 9.

There are 2 such groups.

Therefore, 18 can be divided into 2 groups each containing 9.

Correct answer : (2)

2.

Find:

12 ÷ 3

a. | 9 | ||

b. | 3 | ||

c. | 15 | ||

d. | 4 |

Divide 12 squares into groups of 3.

There are 4 such groups.

Therefore, 12 can be divided into 4 groups each containing 3.

Correct answer : (4)

3.

Find:

21 ÷ 7

a. | 7 | ||

b. | 3 | ||

c. | 14 | ||

d. | 6 |

Divide 21 triangles into groups of 7.

There are 3 such groups.

Therefore, 21 can be divided into 3 groups each containing 7.

Correct answer : (2)

4.

Find:

18 ÷ 6

a. | 4 | ||

b. | 12 | ||

c. | 10 | ||

d. | 3 |

Divide 18 diamonds into groups of 6.

There are 3 such groups.

Therefore, 18 can be divided into 3 groups each containing 6.

Correct answer : (4)

5.

A building has 200 rooms and 4 floors. If each floor has same number of rooms, find the number of rooms in each floor.

a. | 60 | ||

b. | 75 | ||

c. | 50 | ||

d. | 40 |

Number of floors in the building = 4

Number of rooms in each floor =

20 ÷ 4 = 5

200 ÷ 4 = 50

Number of rooms in each floor = 50.

Correct answer : (3)

6.

The total cost of 5 T-shirts is $250. Find the cost of one T-shirt.

a. | $40 | ||

b. | $45 | ||

c. | $50 | ||

d. | $60 |

Cost of one T-shirt = total cost of T-shirts ÷ number of T-shirts = 250 ÷ 5

25 ÷ 5 = 5

250 ÷ 5 = 50

So, the cost of one T-shirt = $50.

Correct answer : (3)

7.

A novel contains 160 pages. Mr. Steve reads 8 pages per day. Find the number of days Mr.Steve would take to complete the novel.

a. | 15 | ||

b. | 10 | ||

c. | 5 | ||

d. | 20 |

Number of pages Mr.Steve reads per day = 8

Number of days Mr.Steve takes to complete the novel = number of pages in the novel ÷ number of pages Mr.Steve reads per day = 160 ÷ 8

16 ÷ 8 = 2

160 ÷ 8 = 20

So, number of days that Mr.Steve takes to complete the novel is 20.

Correct answer : (4)

8.

Jennifer rearranged 240 books in 8 shelves. She placed equal number of books in each of the shelves. How many books did she place in each shelf?

a. | 35 | ||

b. | 30 | ||

c. | 40 | ||

d. | 24 |

Number of shelves = 8

Number of books in a single shelf = total number of books ÷ number of shelves = 240 ÷ 8

24 ÷ 8 = 3

240 ÷ 8 = 30

Number of books did Jennifer placed in each shelf = 30

Correct answer : (2)

9.

A train travelled a distance of 120 miles in 2 hours at a constant speed. How much distance (miles) did the train travel in one hour?

a. | 50 miles | ||

b. | 60 miles | ||

c. | 45 miles | ||

d. | 55 miles |

Distance travelled in one hour = total distance travelled ÷ number of hours travelled = 120 ÷ 2

12 ÷ 2 = 6

120 ÷ 2 = 60

So,distance travelled by the train in one hour is 60 miles.

Correct answer : (2)

10.

Find the quotient.

72 ÷ 6

a. | 12 | ||

b. | 13 | ||

c. | 10 | ||

d. | 11 |

So, 72 ÷ 6 = 12

Correct answer : (1)

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