# Algebra 1

Harrison predicted that the actual quotient for 57,872 divided by 305 will be less than the estimate 60,000 divided by 300 =200. Is Harrison correct. Explain how Harrison arrived at his prediction without dividing the actual numbers. Please help answer. Thanks

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4. well apparently he is correct because the answer is 189 so it is less then 200

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5. He is correct because while estimating, he raised the value of the dividend and decreased the value of the divisor, so the estimated answer would be greater than the exact answer.

I think so.

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6. Harrison predicted that the actual quotient for 57872

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7. He was correct because it was less then 200 duhhh

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8. It is less than 200

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