# What phrase describes the variable expression 7/s?

Jan 23, 2018

The expression $\frac{7}{s}$ gives the result of dividing $7$ by $s$.

The result of dividing two numbers or terms is the quotient.

Therefore, we can state this as: The quotient of 7 and s

Jan 23, 2018

#### Explanation:

Here are some other possible expressions;

Expression 1: $\Rightarrow 7$ divided by $s$

or

Expression 2: $\Rightarrow 7$ over $s$ (Lay man way of expression I think)

Where;

$7 \to \text{Dividend}$

$s \to \text{Divisor}$

$\frac{7}{s} \to \text{Quotient}$