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15 divided by what equals 42?


15 divided by what equals 42? In other words, you have 15 and you divide it by something and then you get 42. What is that something?

We will call that something "X". Here is the equation to find the solution:

   
15
 
   
X
 
  = 42

First, multiply both sides by X to get rid of the X as denominator.

   
15(X)
 
   
X
 
  = 42(X)

  15 = 42X

Then, divide both sides by 42 to get X by itself as follows:

   
15
 
   
42
 
  =
   
42X
 
   
42
 

  0.357 = X

Thus, the answer to "15 divided by what equals 42?" is 0.357.

Note that our answers are rounded to the nearest thousandth if necessary. You can divide 15 by 0.357 to check that we got the right answer.




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