Question

What is 6 divided by 7?

EXPERT ANSWER

6 divided by 7 equals {eq}frac{6}{7}{/eq} or 0.86, rounded to the nearest hundredth.

When you divide, you have two numbers the dividend and the divisor. The dividend is the number that is being divided. In this case, the dividend is 6. 6 is being split into 7 equal groups. The number you are dividing by is the divisor. 7 is the divisor because you are