###### Alissa Fong

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# Multiplication and Division with Decimals - Problem 3

Alissa Fong
###### Alissa Fong

MA, Stanford University
Teaching in the San Francisco Bay Area

Alissa is currently a teacher in the San Francisco Bay Area and Brightstorm users love her clear, concise explanations of tough concepts

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In order to do division with decimals, we want the divisor, or number you're dividing by, to be an integer. If it's NOT an integer, count how many spaces you need to move the decimal point to make it into an integer. Move the decimal in the dividend the same number of spaces to the right. Then do long division as you would with any numbers. Check your work using multiplication.

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