The number being divided is called the dividend while the number that divides the dividend is called the divisor.
Dividend divided by divisor equals quotient.
the number being divided
The dividend is the number being divided. In a fraction, the top number is the dividend and the bottom number is the divisor.
The number being divided is the dividend, which is being divided by the divisor to equal the quotient. (dividend) Ã· (divisor) = (quotient)
It is called the dividend.
divided means the number being divided.
It is called the dividend. Dividend / Divisor = Quotient.
the dividend Example: 45/5=9 45 is the Dividend; the number which is being divided. 5 is the Divisor; the number which 45 is divided by. 9 is the Quotient; the solution.