Chapter A.1, Problem 11E

### Elementary Geometry For College St...

7th Edition
Alexander + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337614085

Chapter
Section

### Elementary Geometry For College St...

7th Edition
Alexander + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337614085
Textbook Problem

# Complete each division: a) 12 ÷ ( − 3 ) c) ( − 12 ) ÷ ( − 2 3 ) b) 12 ÷ ( − 1 3 ) d) ( − 1 12 ) ÷ ( 1 3 )

To determine

a)

To Find:

The simplified form of the given expression.

Explanation

1) According to the definition of division, aÃ·b=aâ‹…1b

2) The product of two real numbers is positive if the two numbers have the same sign.

3) The product of two real numbers is negative if the two numbers have the opposite sign.

Calculation:

Consider, 12Ã·(âˆ’3)

Use the definition of division, aÃ·b=aâ‹…1b

12

To determine

b)

To Find:

The simplified form of the given expression.

To determine

c)

To Find:

The simplified form of the given expression.

To determine

d)

To Find:

The simplified form of the given expression.

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