# The library has 551,984 magazines. Each bin holds 8 magazines. How many bins does the library need to hold all of its magazines?

Thus:

Recall that when you divide by a fraction, you take the reciprocal of the divisor and change the division sign to a multiplication sign.

Since the unit, "magazines," appears in the numerator and denominator as a pair, they cancel each other out.

Solve.

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