How do you find the quotient of a number and 4 is 6?

1 Answer
Sep 7, 2015

Answer:

The number is either #24# or #2/3#

Explanation:

Let the number be designated by #n#

quotient: number obtained by division (definition)

"quotient of a number and 4" #harr color(red)(n/4) or color(blue)(4/n)#

"quotient of a number and 4 is 6"
#harr color(red)(n/4=6) or color(blue)(4/n=6)#

#color(red)(n=24) or color(blue)( n=4/6=2/3)#