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Quiz : Type the quotient obtained on dividing the following decimals. 
1. 64.0 ÷ 5 = Answer: 12.8640 ÷ 5 = 128
There are 1 decimal places in 64.0, so the quotient must have 1 decimal places.
Thus, 64.0 ÷ 5 = 12.8
2. 363.6 ÷ 6 = Answer: 60.63636 ÷ 6 = 606
There is 1 decimal place in 363.6, so the quotient must have 1 decimal place.
Thus, 363.6 ÷ 6 = 60.6
3. 17.52 ÷ 6 = Answer: 2.921752 ÷ 6 = 292
There are 2 decimal places in 17.52, so the quotient must have 2 decimal places.
Thus, 17.52 ÷ 6 = 2.92
4. 15.68 ÷ 2 = Answer: 7.841568 ÷ 2 = 784
There are 2 decimal places in 15.68, so the quotient must have 2 decimal places.
Thus, 15.68 ÷ 2 = 7.84
5. 399 ÷ 100 = Answer: 3.9939900 ÷ 100 = 399
There are 2 decimal places in 399, so the quotient must have 2 decimal places.
Thus, 399 ÷ 100 = 3.99
Tip: When 399 is divided by 100, the decimal point shifts to the left by 2 place(s).
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