And since the WTF quotient is so very low, some see it as, well, masturbatory.
The rule is—Divide the total weight by the loss of weight in water; the quotient is the specific gravity.
The quotient multiplied by 100 will give the per cent of shrinkage.
Upon completion of the division, the quotient is in the In-Out Register.
The final remainder is the one to be written down with the quotient.
How does this quotient, or ratio, compare with that found in part (C)?
If we massed the ten cases together, the quotient would be 28.
Halving five we express the remainder by entering one of these curves, and carry the quotient, two, to the degree mark place.
Check your result by multiplying the quotient by the divisor.
The number to be divided is the dividend, the number which divides is the divisor, and the result of the division is the quotient.
"number of times one quantity is contained in another," mid-15c., from Latin quotiens "how often? how many times?; as often as," pronomial adverb of time, from quot "how many?" (see quote (v.)). The Latin adverb quotiens was mistaken in Middle English for a present participle in -ens.
quotient quo·tient (kwō'shənt)
The number obtained by dividing one quantity by another.
The number obtained by dividing one number (the "numerator") by another (the "denominator"). If both numbers are rational then the result will also be rational.