Arithmetical division in which the quotient is written directly without a succession of intermediate workings.
- With short division, you divide, multiply, and subtract in your head.
- I showed the pupil how to use short division to find the answer.
- To do this by short division we make the long division symbol upside down and carry the remainders like this.
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