Remainder FAQs:


Q: Is remainder the amount "left over" after performing some computation?

A: Yes.

Q: Are remainders positive and therefore equal?

A: Yes, or they have opposite signs.

Q: Is remainder the integer "left over" after dividing one integer by another to produce an integer quotient?

A: Yes, In algebra, the remainder is the polynomial "left over" after dividing one polynomial by another.

Q: Is remainder not guaranteed?

A: Yes.

Q: Is remainder still necessary?

A: Yes.

Q: Is remainder obtained from the least positive remainder by subtracting 5, which is d?

A: Yes, This holds in general.

Q: Is remainder what is left after subtracting one number from another?

A: Yes, although this is more precisely called the difference.