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Decimal Times

Practise mental and written methods for multiplying and dividing decimal numbers.

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This is level 1; Multiply one-digit numbers with up to two decimal places by whole numbers. You can earn a trophy if you get at least 9 correct and you do this activity online.

2 × 0.3

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4 × 0.5

Correct Wrong

0.4 × 5

Correct Wrong

6 × 0.8

Correct Wrong

0.6 × 8

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0.5 × 8

Correct Wrong

3 × 0.02

Correct Wrong

5 × 0.06

Correct Wrong

0.06 × 7

Correct Wrong

3 × 0.05

Correct Wrong

0.02 × 4

Correct Wrong

0.03 × 6

Correct Wrong

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This is Decimal Times level 1. You can also try:
Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5 Level 6 Level 7

There is also an exercise on addition and subtraction of decimals called Decimal Plus.

Instructions

Try your best to answer the questions above. Type your answers into the boxes provided leaving no spaces. As you work through the exercise regularly click the "check" button. If you have any wrong answers, do your best to do corrections but if there is anything you don't understand, please ask your teacher for help.

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Level 1 - Multiply one-digit numbers with up to two decimal places by whole numbers

Level 2 - Multiply one and two-digit decimal numbers

Level 3 - Multiply three-digit decimal numbers

Level 4 - Divide a decimal number by an integer

Level 5 - Divide a decimal number by a one digit decimal

Level 6 - Divide a decimal number by another decimal number

Level 7 - Mixed questions

There is also an exercise on addition and subtraction of decimals called Decimal Plus.

Multiplying and Dividing Decimals

A straight forward, no nonsense demonstration of the methods of multiplying and dividing decimals.

Don't wait until you have finished the exercise before you click on the 'Check' button. Click it often as you work through the questions to see if you are answering them correctly.

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