# How are denominators and divisors alike?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 18, 2016

When a division is written in the form of a fraction, divisor becomes denominator, while dividend or remainder is numerator.

#### Explanation:

I refer to another question asked today itself which is available here.

In this one has to divide

The division process leads to

However, when we write the same as improper fraction

in this form i.e. when a division is written in the form of a fraction, divisor becomes denominator, while dividend or remainder is the numerator.