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Lesson 1: Remainders

# Estimating division that results in non-whole numbers

Sal uses estimation to find quotients that are non-whole numbers.

## Want to join the conversation?

• I'm really bad at division can anyone break this down?
• 18 divided by 4 should be 3 point something
• It is a whole number and a remainder. Got it Ultimate
Boss?
• how do you get 18 when it is 17 divided by 2 ?
• 17 divided by 18 is 0.94444444444
• I don't get the part when you do greater than or less than or equal to.
• bahdjfedjenhrrf
• I don't under stand the comparing part.
• look for example 20 ➗ by 6 you go 6,12,18 but you can't go over 20 so that would be three but it compared to seven. three would be less
• What was that video supposed to do? It was no help.
• what dose estimating mean?
(1 vote)
• it means to get the closed that you can to the real answer
• I'm good at division but this really does not make sense this is not the way I would do it!