9 divided by what equals 5?
9 divided by what equals 5? In other words, you have 9 and you divide it by something and then you get 5. What is that something?
We will call that something "X". Here is the equation to find the solution:
First, multiply both sides by X to get rid of the X as denominator.
Then, divide both sides by 5 to get X by itself as follows:
Thus, the answer to "9 divided by what equals 5?" is 1.8.
Note that our answers are rounded to the nearest thousandth if necessary. You can divide 9 by 1.8 to check that we got the right answer.