If the devision is a reversing of "times"(×) what is the meaning of 9÷0=? today my brother got the math HW, he states that if 9÷0=0 it means that 0×0=9. (Actually i told him that the "...

If the devision is a reversing of "times"(×)

what is the meaning of 9÷0=?

today my brother got the math HW, he states that if 9÷0=0 it means that 0×0=9.

(Actually i told him that the " something times is a reverse of division")

could you please explain why it can be 0×0=9 or not.

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The result of `9/0` is not 0 but infinity. `9/0 = oo` . Though this does not imply that `0*oo = 9` . Division by 0 is a unique case of division.

Think of it this way, when you...

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