** Definition of Remainder**

- Remainder is the amount left over after division when one divisor does not divide the dividend exactly.

**More about Remainder**

- Dividend = (Divisor × Quotient) + Remainder

**Example of Remainder**

- In the above example, 2 is the divisor, 9 is the dividend, 4 is the quotient, and the left over, i.e. 1, is the remainder.

**Solved Example on Remainder**

Divide and write the answer with a remainder

76 ÷ 9

Choices:

A. 7 r 4

B. 8 r 4

C. 4 r 8

D. 8 r 2

Correct Answer: B

Solution:

Step 1:[Divide.]

Step 2:So, the answer with remainder is 8 r 4.

**Related Terms for Remainder**

- Dividend
- Division
- Divisor
- Quotient