# Lesson Worksheet: Dividing Decimals Mathematics • 6th Grade

In this worksheet, we will practice dividing multidigit decimals.

Q1:

Calculate .

Q2:

Q3:

If and , evaluate to the nearest tenth.

Q4:

A factory makes coils of copper wire which are 10.5 cm long. How many coils of wire can the factory make from 3,252.9 m of wire?

Q5:

.

Q6:

.

Q7:

If the average growth rate of an animal is 1.5 inches a day, determine, to the nearest tenth, the number of days it would take that animal to reach 40.058 inches.

Q8:

If , , and , evaluate to the nearest tenth.

Q9:

The orbit of a satellite is 26,889.84 miles long. Given that the satellite travels at 212.4 miles per minute, how long does it take the shuttle to complete the orbit?

Q10:

Calculate .

Q11:

A plant 4.5 feet tall is in front of a building that is 44.37 feet tall. How many times smaller is the plant than the building?

Q12:

Calculate .

Q13:

Which of the following values of and make the following statement true: and are two positive decimals such that , , and ?

• A,
• B,
• C,
• D,
• E,

Q14:

Fill in the blanks: .

• A0.03, 1,000, 10.5
• B30.072, 1,000, 10.5
• C30.072, 100, 10.5
• D30.072, 10, 10.5

Q15:

Complete the figure shown. • A0.9, 14.88, 14, 4.8
• B9, 14.88, 14, 4.8
• C9, 14.88, 1, 4.8
• D0.9, 14.88, 1, 4.8

Q16:

Q17:

Calculate .

Q18:

Q19:

Q20:

A rectangle has an area of 12.41 cm2 and a length of 7.3 cm. What is the width of the rectangle? What is the perimeter of the rectangle?

• Awidth cm, perimeter cm
• Bwidth cm, perimeter cm
• Cwidth cm, perimeter cm
• Dwidth cm, perimeter cm
• Ewidth cm, perimeter cm

Q21:

Calculate .

Q22:

Calculate .

Q23:

Which of the following does NOT have the same quotient as the others?

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q24:

Calculate .

Q25:

Calculate , then approximate the result to the nearest hundredth.