# How do you simplify #9.594 div 0.06#?

##### 2 Answers

A way to get round the decimal place in the initial division expression.

#### Explanation:

Note that

Note that

So

I will do the division first then multiply by the

As we have 0 we may now stop the division

Now we multiply by the

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If the division had not finished with a 0 at that point then we would have gone into decimal values.

#### Explanation:

The rule with dividing BY a decimal is simple ... DON'T!!

You can change any decimal into a whole number by multiplying by a power of

Write the division as a fraction:

Multiply the numerator and the denominator by the same number

This changes the denominator into a whole number: