My Definition

Key Characteristics

The following are true of a dividend:

  • It is the total amount being divided in a division problem.

  • It is the amount to be separated into equal groups.


Use the link below to further study examples of a dividend.

Dividend Activity


20 divided by 5 equals 4. Arrow labeled quotient pointing to 4.

TEKS: 4(4)(F); 5(3)(C); 5(3)(F); 5(3)(G); A(10)(C)