## Introductory Algebra for College Students (7th Edition)

$14\div x=\frac{1}{2}$
The quotient of 14 and a number is $\frac{1}{2}$. "Quotient" indicates division. "A number" is represented by the variable x. "Is" indicates equals. Since no order of the division is specified, write the numbers/variables in the order in which the appear. $14\div x=\frac{1}{2}$