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Lesson 6: Using Subtraction to Divide

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about division. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.


Divide by subtracting repeatedly.

Builds Upon

Student Book pages 314–316


Instructions for Use

Repeated Subtraction allows students to see how subtraction can help you learn to divide.

Read the instructions. Scroll down to the practise box. Click “Start”, type your answer into the empty text box, and click “Check” to see if you are correct.