**How to calculate 5 divided by 18**

Here we will show you step-by-step with detailed explanation how to calculate 5 divided by 18 using long division.

Before you continue, note that in the problem 5 divided by 18, the numbers are defined as follows:

**5 = dividend**

**18 = divisor**

**Step 1:**

Start by setting it up with the divisor 18 on the left side and the dividend 5 on the right side like this:

1 | 8 | ⟌ | 5 |

**Step 2:**

The divisor (18) goes into the first digit of the dividend (5), 0 time(s). Therefore, put 0 on top:

0 | ||||||

1 | 8 | ⟌ | 5 |

**Step 3:**

Multiply the divisor by the result in the previous step (18 x 0 = 0) and write that answer below the dividend.

0 | ||||||

1 | 8 | ⟌ | 5 | |||

0 |

**Step 4:**

Subtract the result in the previous step from the first digit of the dividend (5 - 0 = 5) and write the answer below.

0 | ||||||

1 | 8 | ⟌ | 5 | |||

- | 0 | |||||

5 |

You are done.

The answer is the top number and the remainder is the bottom number.

Therefore, the answer to 5 divided by 18 calculated using Long Division is:

**0**

**5 Remainder**

**More Information**

If you enter 5 divided by 18 into a calculator, you will get:

**0.2778**

The answer to 5 divided by 18 can also be written as a mixed fraction as follows:

**0 5/18**

Note that the numerator in the fraction above is the remainder and the denominator is the divisor.

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