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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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Yes, I noticed, I made numerous texts I had to fix because they went off screen....

Good thing you are allowed to edit...

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Well if you've got nothing better to do,

you could go back and edit all those long lines.

That would get rid of the scroll bars on the thread.

Happy editing!

Bob

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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There are scroll bars for you? Hmm...my guess is you have a lower resolution then I do, but okay, I'll try to shorten them even more.

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

But Nature flies from the infinite, for the infinite is unending or imperfect, and Nature ever seeks an end. -Aristotle

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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Okay bob bundy, how is that?

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But Nature flies from the infinite, for the infinite is unending or imperfect, and Nature ever seeks an end. -Aristotle

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Perfect! Thanks.

Bob

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**Calligar****Member**- Registered: 2011-09-24
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No problem. Thanks for letting me know so I other people wouldn't have the same issue.

Life isnt a simple Math: there are always other variables. -[unknown]

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi everyone mandy here sorry I have been busy? I have now got my everyday maths course so I can start working on it now? Is there anyone out there who would like to help me then?

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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yes

Il help you

Hey.

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi mathgogocart mandy here thanks for sending message to me? I was just wondering where you lived? I live in England ok send me a message please?

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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hi bob bundy or anyone else mandy here. How do you do long multipliction and long division please?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi mandy jane;

Got a particular problem you want done or want me to make one up?

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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hi bobbym can you make one up for now please mandy

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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How big for the multiplication? Is this big enough?

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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yes that is fine?

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**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Start with the 8 times 5. See the drawing and do not forget to click on it to make it larger.

What is 8 times 5?

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi bobbym mandy 8x5=40 so now what?

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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Carry it so the number 4 is on the top of 2.

Hey.

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**mathgogocart****Member**- Registered: 2012-04-29
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mandy? are you there?

Hey.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi bob bundy mandy here 2x8=16. So now what do I do then? How do I do long division as well please? Can you show me?

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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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So I think I have it? 25 x 28 = 700. Can you let me know how to write this on the computer like you have please so I can do some more ok? Send message now please?

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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**mandy jane****Member**- Registered: 2010-09-23
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Hi bob bundy how do you get the sum from the excel Page to forum Page then? Can you send message to let me know please?

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