Long Division With 2 Digit Divisor

by Monica Yuskaitis

Long Division With 2 Digit Divisor
‡ Use our family to help you remember the steps in long division.

Dad

Mom

Sister

Brother

Rover

2 Digit Long Division
‡ Each person represents a step in the long division process. 3. Subtract 1. Divide
Sister Dad Brother

4. Bring down 2. Multiply

5. Repeat or Remainder
Rover

Mom

Step 1 in 2 Digit Long Division
1. Divide
‡ ‡ ‡ ‡

4

Dad Divide 21 into first number in the dividend. How many 21 will not go into 9 so 20¶s will go you look at 94. into 90? Round off 21 and 94 in your head. Now divide 20 into 90 & put your answer above the 4.

2 1) 9 4 8

Step 2 in 2 Digit Long Division
2. Multiply
Mom ‡ Multiply the divisor times the first number in your quotient. ‡ Write your answer directly under the 94 or the number you just divided into.

4

2 1) 9 4 8
8 4
21 x4 84

Step 3 in 2 Digit Long Division
3. Subtract
Sister ‡ Draw a line under the 84. ‡ Write a subtraction sign next to the 84. ‡ Subtract 84 from 94. ‡ Write your answer directly below the 84.

4

2 1) 9 4 8
8 4 1 0

Step 4 in 2 Digit Long Division
Brother

4. Bring down

4

2 1) 9 4 8
84 1 08

‡ Go to the next number in the dividend to the right of the 4. ‡ Write an arrow under that number. ‡ Bring the 8 down next to the 10.

Step 5 in 2 Digit Long Division
5. Repeat or Remainder

4

Rover ‡ This is where you decide whether you repeat the 5 steps of division. ‡ If your divisor can divide into your new number, 108, or if you have numbers in the dividend that have not been brought down, you repeat the 5 steps of division.

2 1) 9 4 8
84 1 08

Step 1 in 2 Digit Long Division
1. Divide
Dad ‡ Divide 21 into your new number, 108. ‡ Round 21 and 108 off in your head. ‡ Divide 20 into 110 ‡ Place your answer directly above the 8 in your quotient.

45

2 1) 9 4 8
84 1 08

Step 2 in 2 Digit Long Division
2. Multiply
Mom

45

2 1) 9 4 8
84 1 08 1 05

‡ Multiply your divisor, 21, with your new number in the quotient, 5. ‡ Place your answer directly under the 108.

Step 3 in 2 Digit Long Division
3. Subtract
Sister ‡ Draw a line under the bottom number, 105. ‡ Draw a subtraction sign. ‡ Subtract & place answer under the line.

45

2 1) 9 4 8
84 1 08 1 05 3

Step 4 in 2 Digit Long Division
4. Bring down Brother
‡ Since there is nothing to bring down, go to step five.

45

2 1) 9 4 8
84 1 08 1 05 3

Step 5 in 2 Digit Long Division
5. Repeat or Remainder
Rover

4 5R3

2 1) 9 4 8
84 1 08 1 05 3

‡ If the 21 will not divide into your new number, 3, & there is nothing to bring down, you are done. ‡ Write your left over 3 as the remainder next to the 5.

Super work!

4 5R3

Way to go!

2 1) 9 4 8
I¶m proud of you!

84 1 08 1 05 3

You¶re hot! Bow-wow!

Credits
Written by Monica Yuskaitis Illustrations by: ‡ Corel Gallery by Corel Corp. ‡ Broderbund Co. Art T/Maker Co.
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