## EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR QUOTIENT

The quotient multiplied by 100 will give the per cent of shrinkage.

The final remainder is the one to be written down with the quotient.

If we massed the ten cases together, the quotient would be 28.

How does this quotient, or ratio, compare with that found in part (C)?

How do you know that the quotient cannot be as little as 1.69?

How do you know that the quotient cannot be as large as 169?

Check your result by multiplying the quotient by the divisor.

The quotient is the centrifugal force in terms of the weight of the body.

The quotient is the proper number of revolutions per minute.

As the last, but pointing off as many figures in the quotient as the decimal places in the dividend exceed those of the divisor.

## MORE RELATED WORDS FOR QUOTIENT

### shares

nounportion, allotment- allowance
- apportionment
- bite
- chunk
- claim
- commission
- contribution
- cut
- cut in
- cut up
- divide
- dividend
- division
- divvy
- dose
- drag
- due
- end
- fifty-fifty
- fraction
- fragment
- halver
- helping
- heritage
- interest
- lagniappe
- lot
- measure
- meed
- parcel
- part
- partage
- percentage
- piece
- pittance
- plum
- points
- proportion
- quantum
- quota
- quotient
- quotum
- rake-off
- ration
- segment
- serving
- slice
- split
- stake
- taste
- whack

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