72 divided by nine equals what?
To calculate 72 divided by nine, we need to work out how many nines go into 72. What do we multiply by nine to give us 72? So we need to use our knowledge of the nine times table to help us find the answer.
We know that one multiplied by nine is nine, two nines are 18, three nines are 27, four nines are 36, five nines are 45, six nines are 54, seven nines are 63, and eight nines are 72.
So eight nines make 72, which means that 72 divided by nine is eight. We used our knowledge of the nine times table to find out how many nines there are in 72.