### What is 1.488 divided by 2.1 rounded to the nearest tenth?

0.7 ---------------------------------------- To divide by a decimal multiply both the dividend and divisor by the same number so that it eliminates the decimal in the divisor - it is usually easiest to multiply by a power of 10. 2.1 × 10 = 21 → 1.488 ÷ 2.1 = (1.488 × 10) ÷ (2.1 × 10) = 14.88 ÷ 21 = 0.7085714285714... Then round to nearest tenth: 0.7085714285714... → 0.7 to the nearest tenth