Interpreting division problems

Exercise in assessing when to estimate or give exact answers to division problems.

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Worksheet: Interpreting division problems

  • N1/E3.6 Divide two-digit whole numbers by single-digit whole numbers and interpret remainders.
  • N1/E3.9 Solve problems with and without a calculator and interpret +, ─, x, ÷ and = in practical situations.
  • Activity to develop the skill of selecting the most appropriate interpretation of division results depending on context - rounding up or down, or exact.