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## What part of division is the dividend?

**The number which is divided** is called the dividend. The number which divides is called the divisor. The number which is the result of the division is called the quotient. If there is any number left over, it is called the remainder.

## What is the formula of dividend?

If the value of divisor, quotient, and remainder is given then we can find dividend divided by the following dividend formula: **Dividend = Divisor x Quotient + Remainder.**

## What is difference between dividend and divisor?

The dividend is the number being divided, while the **divisor is the number by which the dividend is divided**. In other words, given a÷b, a is the dividend and b is the divisor.

## What comes first divisor or dividend?

Begin the long division algorithm by writing the **dividend** inside the division symbol and the divisor outside it, to the left. The quotient will go on top.

## Are dividends mandatory?

Definition: Dividend refers to a reward, cash or otherwise, that a company gives to its shareholders. … However, **it is not obligatory for a company to pay dividend**. Dividend is usually a part of the profit that the company shares with its shareholders.