# Division Postulate

Written by Jerry Ratzlaff on . Posted in Mathematics

A postulate is a statement that is assumed true without proof.

Let $$\;a\;$$ , $$\;b\;$$ and $$\;c\;$$ be real numbers

• If $$\;a = b\;$$ and $$\;c \ne 0\;$$ , then $$\; \frac {a}{c} = \frac {b}{c}\;$$