


Related Terms 


Division by Zero: Division by zero is not allowed. See the discussion below for reasons why. 
Divisible: One number is divisible by another number if the second number divides "evenly" into the first. That is, when the first number is divided by the second number, there is a remainder of zero.
Divisor: A number by which another number is to be divided.
Quotient: A number that is the result of division.
Exponent: The number of times a number or expression (called base) is used as a factor of repeated multiplication. Also called the power.


