Practice!

Sample Problem

Fill in the blank.

25 ÷ 5 =

× 5 = 25

Solution

To calculate 25 ÷ 5, we ask what times 5 is 25?

5 × 5 = 25

Count in fives to get the multiplication table for 5:

5 × 5 = 5 × 5 = 25

5 times 5 is 25.

Thus, 25 ÷ 5 = 5