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Generally, the quotient of a whole number divided by a fraction will be greater than that whole number, because division is simply multiplying the dividend by the reciprocal of the divisor.

For instance: 2 / (1/2) = 2 * (2/1)

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so is the quotient greater or smaller
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Q: When you divide a whole number by a fraction less than 1 will the quotient be greater or less than the whole number?
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When you divide a fraction by a whole number greater than one how does the quotient compare to the fraction?

The quotient is less than the fraction.


When you divide a whole number by a fraction less than one will the quotient be greater than or less than the whole number?

When you divide a number by a fraction between zero and one, the quotient will be greater than that number.


When you divide a fraction by a whole number is the quotient greater than or less than 1?

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When you divide a mixed number by a fraction less than 1 will the quotient be greater or less than the whole number?

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Is it possible to divide 15 by a number and get a quotient that is greater than 15?

By an integer, no. By any proper fraction, yes.


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When you divide a proper fraction the quotient the original number?

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What do we call a number after 1 is divide by it?

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What will happen if you divide a fraction?

If you divide the fraction by a number greater than 1 then you will have a smaller fraction.If you divide the fraction by a number equal to 1 then you will have the same fraction.If you divide the fraction by a positive number smaller than 1 then you will have a greater fraction.


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Invert the fraction and multiply.


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