I found in this book the other day the following puzzle (but the book did not give any answer), if someone can do this could you explain, step by step proceedings please as I just get no where.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

The question is this:

We are given the following division (each x is an unknown value)

xx / xxxxxxx = xx8xx

Hint: Think the long division way!

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# Homework Help: Long division

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