Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 1 - Whole Numbers - 1.6 Long Division - 1.6 Exercises - Page 60: 10


3252 R 10

Work Step by Step

64 is larger than 20, so the first step in the long division will be to divide 64 into 208. The quotient of $208 \div 64$ will therefore be placed over the 8 in 208138. Since there must be a digit in the quotient placed above each digit in the dividend, the quotient for $208138 \div 64$ will be a 4 digit answer, with one digit over the 8, another digit over the 1, another digit over the 3 and another digit over the final 8. Since 3252 R 10 is the only 4 digit answer given, 3252 R 10 is the correct answer choice.
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