1442

Factor 2 out of 144.

2⋅722

Factor 2 out of 2.

2⋅722(1)

Cancel the common factor.

2⋅722⋅1

Rewrite the expression.

721

721

Set up the division problem in long division format.

1 | 7 | 2 |

Divide 7 by 1. Place this digit in the quotient on top of the division symbol.

7 | ||

1 | 7 | 2 |

Multiply the newest quotient digit (7) by the divisor 1.

7 | ||

1 | 7 | 2 |

– | 7 |

Subtract 7 from 7.

7 | ||

1 | 7 | 2 |

– | 7 | |

0 |

Bring down the next number of the dividend.

7 | ||

1 | 7 | 2 |

– | 7 | |

0 | 2 |

Divide 2 by 1. Place this digit in the quotient on top of the division symbol.

7 | 2 | |

1 | 7 | 2 |

– | 7 | |

0 | 2 |

Multiply the newest quotient digit (2) by the divisor 1.

7 | 2 | |

1 | 7 | 2 |

– | 7 | |

0 | 2 | |

– | 2 |

Subtract 2 from 2.

7 | 2 | |

1 | 7 | 2 |

– | 7 | |

0 | 2 | |

– | 2 | |

0 |

The result of division of 721 is 72.

72

Convert to a Mixed Number 144/2