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Quiz : Type the quotient obtained on dividing the following decimals. 
1. 52.6 ÷ 2 = Answer: 26.3526 ÷ 2 = 263
There are 1 decimal places in 52.6, so the quotient must have 1 decimal places.
Thus, 52.6 ÷ 2 = 26.3
2. 497.0 ÷ 7 = Answer: 71.04970 ÷ 7 = 710
There is 1 decimal place in 497.0, so the quotient must have 1 decimal place.
Thus, 497.0 ÷ 7 = 71.0
3. 7.70 ÷ 5 = Answer: 1.54770 ÷ 5 = 154
There are 2 decimal places in 7.70, so the quotient must have 2 decimal places.
Thus, 7.70 ÷ 5 = 1.54
4. 30.66 ÷ 6 = Answer: 5.113066 ÷ 6 = 511
There are 2 decimal places in 30.66, so the quotient must have 2 decimal places.
Thus, 30.66 ÷ 6 = 5.11
5. 26.3 ÷ 10 = Answer: 2.632630 ÷ 10 = 263
There are 2 decimal places in 26.3, so the quotient must have 2 decimal places.
Thus, 26.3 ÷ 10 = 2.63
Tip: When 26.3 is divided by 10, the decimal point shifts to the left by 1 place(s).
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