# What is 0.4 divided by 8?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 10, 2018

#### Explanation:

You can use a calculator to figure out this answer, but it's always good to know how to solve it manually.

I suggest you to convert 0.4 into a fraction -- that would be

Now you can rewrite the question into

Use what you know about dividing with fractions: remember multiply the first fraction with the reciprocal of the second fraction. The number 8 may not look like a fraction to you now, but you can always add a