# 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 3 × 0.4 0.2 × 3 4 × 0.6 0.3 × 5 0.3 × 6 3 × 0.02 6 × 0.07 0.03 × 4 3 × 0.05 0.05 × 7 0.06 × 9
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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.

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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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## Description of Levels

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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

More Decimals including lesson Starters, visual aids, investigations and self-marking exercises.

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

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## Multiplying and Dividing Decimals

This video is straight forward, no nonsense demonstration of the methods of multiplying and dividing decimals.

Please remember to type in the zero before the decimal point for answers such as 0.4 because only typing in .4 will be marked incorrect.

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