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Author: Rachel Casto

I can divide a multi-digit number by a single-digit number using partial quotients.

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Key Vocabulary

divide-split into equal parts or groups (Example:  15 / 3 = 5 (groups of 3))

dividend-the amount that you want to divide up  (Example:  12 / 6 = 2; 12 is the dividend)

divisor-  (Example:  12 / 6 = 2; 6 is the divisor)

quotient-the answer to a division problem (Example:  DIVIDEND / DIVISOR = QUOTIENT)
*4th grade expectation-->limited to whole numbers less than or equal to 1,000,000

Students will be expected to divide a one, two, three, or four-digit number by a one-digit number.

Below you will find resources to help students better understand how to divide whole numbers.


With Remainders
(Source: LearnZillion)

With Remainder
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With Remainder
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Interpret Remainders
(Source:  LearnZillion)

How To Interpret Remainders--long video
(Source:  YouTube)

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Interpret Remainder Word Problems

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