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# Divide a 3-digit by a 1-digit number using short division

You can divide a 3-digit by a 1-digit number using short division

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# Divide a 3-digit by a 1-digit number using short division

You can divide a 3-digit by a 1-digit number using short division

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## Lesson details

### Key learning points

- Division of a 3-digit by a 1-digit number can be organised with short division.
- The partial quotients are recorded above the dividend in the correct place value columns.
- Use the place value resources to explain the similarities with short multiplication.

### Common misconception

Pupils may not be able to arrange digits within the division frame correctly and work procedurally.

Clear teacher modelling of arrangement of digits using the division frame. Continue to use stem sentences.

### Keywords

Dividend - The dividend is the amount that you want to divide up.

Divisor - A divisor is the number we divide by.

Quotient - A quotient is the result after division has taken place. It is the whole number part.

Pupils can initially use place-value counters for support but should progress to working with equations only.

Teacher tip

### Licence

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## Worksheet

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## Starter quiz

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### 6 Questions

Q1.

Match the division equation to the correct quotient:

8

11

9

3

5

10

Q2.

Use the representation below to fill in the blank.

Q3.

I can make groups of 3 tens from the tens in the dividend.

Q4.

Use short division to calculate the division equation: 96 ÷ 3 =

Q5.

Use short division to answer the word problem: 84 laptops are shared between 4 classes. How many laptops does each class get?

Q6.

Find the missing number in this short division layout.

## Exit quiz

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### 6 Questions

Q1.

Order the division expressions in ascending order.

Q2.

In the equation 99 ÷ 3 = 33, 33 is the __________.

dividend

divisor

product

Q3.

Select the correct short division for this division equation: 966 ÷ 3 =

Q4.

Use short division to solve: 969 ÷ 3 = Write your answer in numeral form.

Q5.

Use short division to solve: 848 ÷ 4 = Write your answer in numeral form.

Q6.

An equilateral triangle has a total perimeter of 696 cm. What is the length of one side? Write your answer in numeral form. cm