Taking the Ratio of two numbers and , also written . Here, is called the Divisor. The symbol ``/'' is called a Solidus (or Diagonal), and the symbol ``'' is called the Obelus. Division in which the fractional (remainder) is discarded is called Integer Division, and is sometimes denoted using a backslash, .
See also Addition, Divide, Integer Division, Long Division, Multiplication, Obelus, Odds, Ratio, Skeleton Division, Solidus, Subtraction, Trial Division