94 Divided by What Equals 4?

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94 Divided by What Equals 4?MethodsSetting up the problem:In a problem like this, the “what” means that we’re working with a variable. The most common variable used in math is “x”. So we could say what number, x can we divide 94 by to equal 4?Solving 94 Divided by What Equals 4Here’s how you would set up this question as an equation:94x=4\frac{94}{x} = 4x94​=4The goal of the problem is to solve for x. To do this we need to change the equation so that x is alone on one side of the equation.In this case, it can be done in two steps. The first step is to multiply both sides by x to isolate 94:94=4∗x94 = 4*x94=4∗xThen we can isolate x on the right side of the equation by dividing both sides by 4:944=x\frac{94}{4} = x494​=xWhen we simplify the new equation, we can solve for x. In this example, we will round to the nearest three decimal places if that’s needed.x=23.500x = 23.500x=23.500Practice Other Division Problems Like This OneIf this problem was a little difficult or you want to practice your skills on another one, give it a go on any one of these too!What divided by 64 equals 67?49 divided by what equals 93?What is 6/2 divided by 3?What is 9/13 divided by 10/18?What is 28 divided by 20/12?