# Number - Division

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## About

A division is a mathematical binary function between 2 numbers.

It is the definition of every rational number.

## Syntax

<MATH> quotient = \frac{\displaystyle numerator}{\displaystyle denominator} = \frac{\displaystyle dividend}{\displaystyle divisor} </MATH>

where:

## Identity

Function - Identity <MATH> \frac{x}{1} = x </MATH>

## Symbol

The division symbol ÷ is just a blank fraction with dots replacing the numerator and denominator.