Divide $4.44 by 3 $\frac{4.44}{3} = 1.48$May 16, 2017 You can do this in steps. #### Explanation: In all they have$4.44 i.e. $4, 4 dimes and 4 cents You first give everone a$1 i.e. $3 You then have$1.44 left, i.e. 14 dimes and 4 cents

You then give them 4 dimes each (= 12 dimes)
You then have left 2 dimes and 4 cents = 24 cents.

You can evenly divide by giving everyone 8 cents (=24 cents)

Now everybody has $1 + 4 dimes + 8 cents, or$1.48

Of course you could have done a long division, or even use your calculator.