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# What are the other numbers in a division problem called?

Updated: 4/28/2022

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The three terms of a division problem is dividend, divisor, and quotient.

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### What is the answer to a division question called?

The answer to a division problem is a quotient. Other parts of a division problem are called diviser and dividend. The answer to a divide question is called the quotient. For example, in the expression 14 / 2 = 7, 7 is the quotient.

### How do you check if division answer is right?

Take the answer of the division problem and multiply it by one of the numbers. It should equal the OTHER number. a/b = c c * b = a OR c * a = b

### What is the half of 256 to a division problem?

Half of 256 is 128 - whether to a division problem or any other.

### What is the dividend of 8 and 49?

A divident is one of the numbers in a division problem. If it was 48 divided by 8 (the other way around would be impossible) the divident would be 8.

### What do you call the numbers in a subtraction problem?

the number that is being subracted (4-5) the 5 is called a subtrahend and the other is a minuend.

### How knowing simple multiplacation facts can help you with divosions with greater numbers?

Knowing simple multiplication facts can help with division of greater numbers because you will be familiar with how many times numbers can be put into other numbers. Once you know multiplication, division is easy.

### What other names is division of a nucleus called other than mitosis or meiosis?

It is also known as karyokinesis(karyo=nucleus,kinesis=division).

### Why change mixed numbers to improper fractions?

For addition, subtraction, division and multiplication with other fractions

### Is Division closed in Real?

No, since you can't divide by zero. On the other hand, the set of real numbers without zero is closed under division.

### What are the parts of an multiply problem?

In grade school when you multiply two numbers by putting one below the other,the top number is called the multiplicand and the bottom one the multiplier.In algebraic expression such as 2xy, the numbers multiplied together are called factors.

### Why are the parts of multiplication problems called factors?

because one number is being factored by the other number. and the numbers in a multiplication problem are just called factors anyway. hope this helped you.

### What the odd numbers has in common?

Odd numbers are the numbers that are not divisible by two. In other words, if you do an integer division, dividing any odd number by two, you get a remainder of one.