This is Adam’s homework. Read the problem. Then look at his work.
- Ricky has 133 goldfish. He wants to put them into 9 fish tanks. If he distributes the fish equally among the fish tanks, how many fish should he put in each tank?
- How can you tell, just by looking, that Adam did not follow the usual rules of long division?
- Solve the problem using the usual rules of long division. Label each number in your solution to show what it represents.