Basic division facts will help you solve any division
problem. You can use the multiplication facts you already know. They will help
you find the quotient of each division fact.

6 X 2 = 12

therefore

12 -:- 2 = 6

or

5 X 3 = 15

therefore

15 -:- 5 = 3

Rules for dividing by 0.

Rule 1.

0 divided by any number (except 0) equals 0.

Examples:

0 -:- 3 = 0

0 -:- 9 = 0

0 -:- 5 = 0

Rule 2.

You cannot divide by 0.

Example: 3 -:- 0 is impossible to do.

Rules for dividing by 1.

Rule 1.

Any number (except 0) when divided by itself equals 1.

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