# How do you find #1/10#th of a number?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 11, 2018

See below:

#### Explanation:

Finding

#1/10# of a number is the same as dividing it by#10# .

To find a tenth of something simply multiply it by

- What is
#1/10# of#20# ?

Here are a couple more examples:

- What is
#1/10# of#45# ?

- What is
#1/10# of#896# ?

So as you can see, all you have to do is **divide the number by 10** and you've found one tenth of it.