Quotient

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For other uses, see Quotient (disambiguation).
Calculation results
Addition (+)
\scriptstyle\left.\begin{matrix}\scriptstyle\text{summand}+\text{summand}\\\scriptstyle\text{augend}+\text{addend}\end{matrix}\right\}= \scriptstyle\text{sum}
Subtraction (−)
\scriptstyle\text{minuend}-\text{subtrahend}= \scriptstyle\text{difference}
Multiplication (×)
\scriptstyle\left.\begin{matrix}\scriptstyle\text{multiplicand}\times\text{multiplicand}\\\scriptstyle\text{multiplicand}\times\text{multiplier}\end{matrix}\right\}= \scriptstyle\text{product}
Division (÷)
\scriptstyle\left.\begin{matrix}\scriptstyle\frac{\scriptstyle\text{dividend}}{\scriptstyle\text{divisor}}\\\scriptstyle\frac{\scriptstyle\text{numerator}}{\scriptstyle\text{denominator}}\end{matrix}\right\}= \scriptstyle\text{quotient}
Modulation (mod)
\scriptstyle\text{dividend}\bmod\text{divisor}= \scriptstyle\text{remainder}
Exponentiation
\scriptstyle\text{base}^\text{exponent}= \scriptstyle\text{power}
nth root (√)
\scriptstyle\sqrt[\text{degree}]{\scriptstyle\text{radicand}}= \scriptstyle\text{root}
Logarithm (log)
\scriptstyle\log_\text{base}(\text{antilogarithm})= \scriptstyle\text{logarithm}

In mathematics, a quotient (from Latin: quotiens "how many times", pronounced ˈkwoʊʃənt) is the result of division.[1] For example, when dividing 6 by 3, the quotient is 2, while 6 is called the dividend, and 3 the divisor. The quotient is further expressed as the number of times the divisor divides into the dividend, e.g., 3 divides 2 times into 6. A quotient can also refer to the integer part of the result of dividing two integers in Euclidean division. For example, the quotient of 13 divided by 5 would be 2 while the remainder would be 3.

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