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A number showing how many times a sum of money belonging to one person is contained in the pocket of another -- usually about as many times as it can be got there.
The number resulting from the division of one number by another, and showing how often a less number is contained in a greater; thus, the quotient of twelve divided by four is three.
(2) The result after dividing one number by another number; the number of equal shares. In the division number model "11 ÷ 5 = 2 r1," 2 is the quotient.
The result of one number divided by another.
A number resulting from division.
the ratio of two quantities to be divided
the number obtained by division
The result of the division of two quantities or expressions. The letter used to represent the set of real numbers.
The number that results when numbers are divided.
A quotient is the quantity resulting from the division of one quantity by another. (See also division and ratio.) Examples: , , These may be reduced to 3, , (We may regard 2 as quotient, 1 as remainder.)