# How do you simplify 9.744 (divide) 0.87?

Sep 15, 2015

$11.2$

#### Explanation:

$9.744 \div 0.87 = 11.2$

Sep 15, 2015

11.2

#### Explanation:

If you want to calculate manually then-

You have to multiply both numerator and denominator with 1000.
This eliminates the decimal. Then you can divide manually

$\frac{9.744 \times 1000}{0.87 \times 1000}$

$\frac{9744.000}{870.00}$

$\frac{9744}{870} = 11.2$