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# If 29 stars share 2407 asteroids equally, form an equation for the number of asteroids around each star.

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29÷2407=83
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29÷83=2407
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2407÷29=83
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2407÷83=29
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Solution

## The correct option is C 2407÷29=83In the statement, 2407 asteroids are equally divided among 29 stars. So, 2407 is the number that is being divided, or the dividend. And 29 is the number dividing the dividend, also known as the divisor. As 83 is the result of dividing 2407 by 29, it is the quotient. Also performing the process 2407÷29 by box method, The sum of the partial quotients will be: 50+30+3=83. Now, Dividend÷Divisor=Quotient. So, here the division equation will be: 2407÷29=83.

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