# Thread: Dividing by 0.94 without using a calculator?

1. ## Dividing by 0.94 without using a calculator?

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

2. 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

3. use long division

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