# Quotient

A quotient is the number resulting from division.

Examples

12 ÷ 3 = 4

12 is the dividend.

3 is the divisor.

4 is the quotient.

6 | (R2) |

4 26 |

26 is the dividend.

4 is the divisor.

6 is the quotient

2 is the remainder.

See also dividend, division, divisor, remainder.