**So, how do we do a decimal division problem like 6.85 divided by .5?**

**Well, we already know how to divide a decimal by a whole number -- and it was pretty easy....**

**So, let's just turn these problems into the easy kind!**

**How do we do that? It looks like it's just a trick... But, I'll show you why it works!**

**Let's divide 6.85 by .5**

**Set it up:**

**Move the decimals to the right on both until you are dividing BY a whole number:**

**Now, go for it!**

**>> Remember, you can check this by multiplying**

**13.7 x .5**