# Divide Using Long Division 4.3÷1.8

4.3÷1.8
Set up the division problem in long division format.
 1 . 8 4 . 3
Move the decimal the same amount of places in both numbers until the divisor is a whole number.
 1 8 4 3
Divide 43 by 18. Place this digit in the quotient on top of the division symbol.
 2 1 8 4 3
Multiply the newest quotient digit (2) by the divisor 18.
 2 1 8 4 3 – 3 6
Subtract 36 from 43.
 2 1 8 4 3 – 3 6 7
Add a 0 to the end of the dividend.
 2 1 8 4 3 . 0 – 3 6 7
Bring down the next number of the dividend.
 2 1 8 4 3 . 0 – 3 6 7 0
Divide 70 by 18. Place this digit in the quotient on top of the division symbol.
 2 . 3 1 8 4 3 . 0 – 3 6 7 0
Multiply the newest quotient digit (3) by the divisor 18.
 2 . 3 1 8 4 3 . 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4
Subtract 54 from 70.
 2 . 3 1 8 4 3 . 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6
Add a 0 to the end of the dividend.
 2 . 3 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6
Bring down the next number of the dividend.
 2 . 3 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6 0
Divide 160 by 18. Place this digit in the quotient on top of the division symbol.
 2 . 3 8 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6 0
Multiply the newest quotient digit (8) by the divisor 18.
 2 . 3 8 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6 0 – 1 4 4
Subtract 144 from 160.
 2 . 3 8 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6 0 – 1 4 4 1 6
Add a 0 to the end of the dividend.
 2 . 3 8 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6 0 – 1 4 4 1 6
Bring down the next number of the dividend.
 2 . 3 8 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6 0 – 1 4 4 1 6 0
Divide 160 by 18. Place this digit in the quotient on top of the division symbol.
 2 . 3 8 8 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6 0 – 1 4 4 1 6 0
Multiply the newest quotient digit (8) by the divisor 18.
 2 . 3 8 8 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6 0 – 1 4 4 1 6 0 – 1 4 4
Subtract 144 from 160.
 2 . 3 8 8 1 8 4 3 . 0 0 0 – 3 6 7 0 – 5 4 1 6 0 – 1 4 4 1 6 0 – 1 4 4 1 6
The result of division of 4.3÷1.8 is 2.388….
2.388…
Divide Using Long Division 4.3÷1.8