# Thread: Base 5 Division Problem

1. ## Base 5 Division Problem

I can't do Base 5 division. Can someone help?

Here's problem - it's simple probably.

202 divided by 3 in base 5

Thanks

2. Originally Posted by ohbookwurm
I can't do Base 5 division. Can someone help?

Here's problem - it's simple probably.

202 divided by 3 in base 5

Thanks
In base 5 the 3 table looks like:

3 x 1 = 3
3 x 2 = 11
3 x 3 = 14
3 x 4 = 22
3 x 10 = 30

So from this we can say

Code:

32
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3| 202
14
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12
11
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1
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