## Elementary and Intermediate Algebra: Concepts & Applications (6th Edition)

$5$
To divide integers, divide the numbers normally. If the signs of the numbers are the same, the quotient is positive. If the signs of the numbers are different, the quotient is negative. Hence, the given expression, $\dfrac{-35}{-7} ,$ simplifies to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} 5 .\end{array}