Understand that integers can be divided, provided that the divisor is not zero, and every quotient of integers is a rational number. Recognize that if 𝑝 and 𝑞 are integers then –(𝑝/𝑞) = (–𝑝)/𝑞 = 𝑝/(–𝑞). Interpret quotients of rational numbers by describing real-world contexts.
The Number System
Apply and extend previous understandings of operations with fractions to add, subtract, multiply, and divide rational numbers.
Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division and of fractions to multiply and divide rational numbers.