Use DIVIDE to divide one number by another.

You could use DIVIDE to determine the average monthly bonus of your sales team.

## Syntax

DIVIDE(Dividend, Divisor)

## Arguments

 Argument Data type Description Dividend Number The number to divide. Divisor Number The number to divide by.

## Syntax example

DIVIDE(Commission, 7)

 Lee Smith Cho Ako Khan Knor Patel Sales Revenue 50,000 68,000 62,500 88,000 98,600 92,000 74,230 Commission Ratio .05 .05 .08 .07 .05 .06 .07 Commission 2,500 3,400 5,000 6,160 4,930 5,520 5,196 Ave. monthly commission 208.3 283.3 416.6 513.3 410.8 460 433

/ (divide)

## Detailed Examples

 Result DIVIDE (50,5) 10 DIVIDE (750,000,200) 3,750 DIVIDE (30,0) Infinity DIVIDE (-45,0) -Infinity

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