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# Is dividing by zero possible

Updated: 9/17/2023

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Dividing by zero is impossible and should never be done. My old math teacher used to have a Mathematical Ten Commandments and "You shall not divide by zero was one of them."

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### Is dividing by zero equal to 1?

no dividing by zero equals to 0

### What are the rules in dividing integers?

A positive integer divided by a positive integer always results in a positive quotient. It is not possible to divide by zero.

### Why a number is not divisible by zero?

To divide a number by zero means the number will be unchanged, same as dividing by 1. Try dividing by zero on a calculator and you will get an undefined error message.

### Can zero change a sum?

Adding or subtracting zero cant, multiplying or dividing by zero can.

### The thery of dividing by zero?

Dividing by zero can cause all sorts of errors (like "proving" that 1 = 0), so division by zero is strictly avoided in modern math.

### Does dividing by zero result in an imaginary number?

No. Dividing by zero is undefined. It does not result in anything.

Yes

### How many possible remainder ae there when dividing by 2?

If the dividend is a positive integer (a whole number) then the possible remainders are 0 (zero) when the dividend is an even number and 1 when the dividend is an odd number.

### What do you do when there is a remainder when your dividing decimals?

add a zero to the end (only if it'safter the decimal) and continue dividing

### When is an equation undefined in division?

One way is if the denominator becomes zero.

### Which is the maths method that zero is not used?

Zero is not used as the divisor when dividing with the process of division.

### What was zero use for?

dividing by zero. only smart people can do this so dont try it at home.