Simple basic question: how do you divide 24 by 0.94 without using a calculator?

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- Jan 4th 2010, 11:18 AMniki1993Dividing by 0.94 without using a calculator?
Simple basic question: how do you divide 24 by 0.94 without using a calculator?

- Jan 4th 2010, 11:24 AMvonflex1
dividing 24 by 0.94

is exactly the same as

dividing 2400 by 94,

which is pretty simple using long division.

this is the thumb rule, simply multiply both numbers

in a way that you'll have two integers.

the division of those integers equal to the original division - Jan 4th 2010, 11:26 AMbigwave
use long division

divide 24.00 by .94 in order to get the decimal point correct

your answer should be 25.53 (rounded off)