The quotient of a number and 5 is 33?

Feb 20, 2018

The number $= 165$.

Explanation:

Let $x$ be the numerator and $5$ be the denominator.

$\frac{x}{5} = 33$

We need to bring 5 from the left side to the right side, so

$\frac{x}{5} \cdot 5 = 33 \cdot 5$

$x = 33 \cdot 5$

$x = 165$