# How do you find the quotient of -7 divided by 14/2?

Nov 26, 2015

The quotient is $- 1$.

#### Explanation:

$- \frac{7}{\frac{14}{2}}$
$= - 7 \cdot \left(\frac{2}{14}\right)$
$= - {\textcolor{red}{\cancel{\textcolor{b l a c k}{7}}}}^{1} \cdot \left(\frac{2}{\textcolor{red}{\cancel{\textcolor{b l a c k}{14}}}} ^ 2\right)$
$= - 1 \left(\frac{2}{2}\right)$
$= - \left(1\right)$
$= - 1$