Question

What is 56 divided by 3?

EXPERT ANSWER

56 divided by 3 is 18.667.

Another way of asking 56 ÷ 3 is to ask how many times does 3 go into 56? 3 goes into 56 eighteen times, but you are left with a remainder because it does not divide evenly.

You can visualize this question by thinking of 56 objects, such as candies. If you divide 56 candies into 3 piles to give