Definition of short division in English:
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.
Definition of short division in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia