dividing any number with 5, 25 and 125

If you’re anything like me, you don’t exactly love doing  division. To be honest, not a lot of people do, and the kids? Well, when we are not so fond of divisions, could the kids really be that far behind? But what if I told you there is one trick that would solve most of your kid’s division issues in just 5 minutes. Don’t believe me? Well, read on to  know the most amazing Vedic Math trick that would make divisions faster and easier for the kids

Dividing a number with 5

Step 1 – Multiply the numerator with 2
Step 2- Divide the result of step 1 by 10
Step 3- You have your answer

Let us understand it with a few examples

division with 5 example 1

 

And

division with 5 example 2

Dividing a number by 25

Step 1- Multiply the numerator with 4
Step 2- Divide the result of step 1 by 100
Step 3- You have your answer

Let us take a few examples to understand this

division with 25 example 1

 

And

division with 25 example 2

Dividing a number by 125

Step 1- Multiply the numerator with 8
Step 2- Divide the result of step 1 by 1000
Step 3- You have your answer

Let us go through the following examples

division with 125 example 1

And

division with 125 example 2

See! how easy it is to divide anything with certain numbers. For more tricks to make your math much faster and calculations much easier, stay tuned. More and more exciting math tricks and games we try and bring to you and your little ones, so you can assure them with confidence, they don’t need to be scared of math anymore, math is their friend now and always.