Divisible

My Definition

Key Characteristics

The following are true of divisible:

- In the situation
*A*÷*B*,*A*is divisible by*B*when the division result is a whole number quotient and the remainder is 0. - In the situation
*A*÷*B*,*B*is a factor of*A*. - In the situation
*A*÷*B*,*A*is a multiple of*B*. *A*and*B*are whole numbers.

Example

16 ÷ 4 = 4

The number 16 is divisible by 4 because the remainder is 0.

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Divisible Card Sort Activity

Non-example

16 ÷ 5 = 3 *r*1

The number 16 is NOT divisible by 5 because there is a remainder of 1.

TEKS: This term is not explicitly stated in the TEKS.