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The divisor is 9.

quotient x divisor + remainder = dividend

⇒ quotient x divisor = dividend - remainder

⇒ divisor = (dividend - remainder) ÷ quotient

= (53 - 8) ÷ 5

= 45 ÷ 5

= 9

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Q: What is the divisor when the dividend is 53 and the quotient is 5 with a remainder of 8?
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