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RULES OF DECIMAL DIVISION

__Important
Fact about Decimal Division__

**1) When decimal is divided by 10, then the decimal point is moved one place to the
left. Exam- 253.5 ÷ 10 = 25.35**

**2) When decimal is divided by 100, then decimal point is moved two places to the
left. Exam- 253.5 ÷ 100 = 2.535**

**3) When decimal is divided by 1000, then the decimal point is moved three places to
the left. Exam- 253.5 ÷ 1000 = 0.2535**

**4)
When decimal is divided by 10000, then decimal point is moved forth places to
the left. Exam- 253.5 ÷ 10000 = 0.02535**

**An
extra zero ‘0’ is placed to complete the decimal place to satisfy fifth decimal
places.**

**5)
Division of any decimal number with 1, the Quotient always must be the same
number itself which has been obtained as ‘Dividend’.**