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Originally Posted by retina
I think you are looking at division incorrectly.
1/2 is how many times can we cut things of size 2 from a thing of size 1.
6.4 / 1.7 is how many times can we cut things of size 1.7 from a thing of size 6.4.
1/0 is how many times can we cut things of size 0 from a thing of size 1.

So from what you are saying is how much of the denominator goes into the numerator? I’ve covered this in a power point presentation that I wish I could share with you. That to me sounds like inverse division