# What is 0.4 divided by 0.008?

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#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Given:

Write as

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To get rid of the decimals multiply by 1 but in the form of

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Lets split (partition) the number to make it easier to work out in our heads

400 can be slit (partitioned) into

So we can rewrite

But