Suppose you want to find 45 divided by 3.

Start off by writing the problem like this.

To begin, ask how many times 3 goes into 4 — that is, what’s 4 divided by 3? Continue reading Dividing Integers

# Tag: integers

## Subtracting Integers

Suppose you want to subtract 83 – 56.

Begin subtracting in the ones column: 3 – 6.

Because 3 is smaller than 6, you need to borrow from the tens column.

Subtract 1 from the 8 replacing 8 with a 7.

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