# Dividend

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Mathematical Term

Used in math to describe the number you divide by another in division. When calculating 45 ÷ 9, 45 is the dividend.
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Basic Arithmetic

Fundamental concept in basic arithmetic that features in everyday calculations. On her calculator, she identified 60 as the dividend when solving 60 ÷ 15.