# Question #70989

##### 1 Answer

Aug 15, 2016

#### Explanation:

When dividing by a decimal, we make the divisor into a whole number by multiplying by a power of 10.

We can work this out by cancelling using common factors:

However, this is probably unrealistic manually and we would probably have resorted to using a calculator in the first place.

A fraction answer is better than a rounded off decimal.