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**Division Facts**

**Divide: To separate into equal groups or sets.**

The store has 18 oranges. There are 6 basket with the

same number of oranges in each. How many oranges are

in each basket.

**Dividing by 0**

Numbers cannot be divided by 0 because it is

Impossible to make 0 groups of a number.

**Dividing by 1**

Any number divided by 1 equals that number. If you divide

by 1 you have one group and so everything is in that group.

**Dividing by 2**

When you divide by 2 you are breaking numbers into equal

halves. Example: ( 4 divide 2 = 2 ) (10 divide 2 = 5) (20

divide 2 = 10)

**Multiplication and division are opposite operations. Youcan use multiplication to check division.**

Example: 24 ÷ 6 = 4 because 6 x 4 = 24