







Dividing a number which is greater than 1 by a number that is less than 1 
20100105 

From Neda: when dividing a number which is greater than 1 by a number that is less than 1, will the quotient be greater than or less than the dividend? Explain. Answered by Robert Dawson and Penny Nom. 





Quotient 
20090914 

From Jala: What is a quotient and what are the instructions for one? Answered by Penny Nom. 





The quotient of 50 and a number is 2. 
20060817 

From Thomas: The quotient of 50 and a number is 2. Is 2 the quotient , 50 the dividend and 25 the divisor? Answered by Stephen La Rocque. 





Division names 
20030310 

From A parent: what is the answer to a division problem called Answered by Penny Nom. 





For what divisors can you get a remainder of 8? 
20021113 

From David: When dividing a 3digit number by a 1digit number, for what divisors can you get a remainder of 8? Answered by Penny Nom. 





Dividing with decimals 
20001115 

From Alex: I teach math and my class and I were discussing the dividing of decimals. I explained that if there is a decimal in the divisor, it needs to be moved and so does the decimal in the dividend. My question is why is it necessary to move the decimal point in the divisor before dividing? Answered by Penny Nom. 





Quotients 
19990225 

From Brian Healey: what is a quotient? what is a divisor? what is a divident? Answered by Jack LeSage.


