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Learn how to do short division using written methods.
- two video
- two interactive practise activities
Suki owns a clothes shop. Here she is to show us how short division can be used to solve a problem involving a shortage of caps!
If numbers are too difficult to divide in your head, you can use a written method instead.
Short division will sometimes give an answer with a remainder (r), which you can round up or round down.
There's more to learn
Have a look at these other resources around the BBC and the web.