# Number - Division

A division is a mathematical binary function between 2 numbers.

It is the definition of every rational number.

## Syntax

$$quotient = \frac{\displaystyle numerator}{\displaystyle denominator} = \frac{\displaystyle dividend}{\displaystyle divisor}$$

where:

## Identity

Function - Identity $$\frac{x}{1} = x$$

## Symbol

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