Question

How to solve long division, 124 divide by 2?

EXPERT ANSWER

To divide 124 by 2 using long division, put 124 (the dividend) in a little house. Put 2 (the divisor) at the front door. Next, for each digit in 124, ask how many times 2 can fit in. 2 does not fit in 1, so skip the first digit and move on to the next. 2 fits six times into 12