Algebra 1: Common Core (15th Edition)

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0133281140
ISBN 13: 978-0-13328-114-9

Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - 1-1 Variables and Expressions - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 7: 11



Work Step by Step

The problem asks for an expression for "the quotient of n and 8." The words "the quotient" tell us that we need to write a fraction (where the numerator is being divided by the denominator). When saying math out loud, we say the numerator first. Thus, we know that n is being divided by 8, giving us the solution: $\frac{n}{8}$.
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