decimal operations

the easy way to do all types of decimal operations

ADDING DECIMALS

1: Write down the numbers, one under the other, with the decimal points lined up.

2: Put in zeros so the numbers have the same length

3: Then add remember to put the decimal point in the answer.

SUBTRACTING DECIMALS

1: Write down the numbers, one under the other, with the decimal points lined up.

2: Put in zeros so the numbers have the same length

3: Then subtract remember to put the decimal point in the answer.

MULTIPLY DECIMALS

1: Multiply normally, ignoring the decimal points.

2: Then count the spaces to the decimal and add them to the answer

DIVIDE DECIMALS BY WHOLE NUMBER

1: Put the decimal up

2: Then divide normaly

DIVIDE DECIMAL BY DECIMAL

1: Move both decimal in and out and now you are dividing whole numbers

2: put the decimal up and divide normaly

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