There is a word missing between "divided" and "42". It could be either "by" or "into" which changes the meaning of the question: 4 divided BY 42 = 4 ÷ 42 = 4/42 = 2/21 ≈ 0.0952 4 divided INTO 42 = 42 divided BY 4 = 42 ÷ 4 = 10 2/4 = 10½ = 10.5

42/7= 6 6 the way you have written it 7 divided by 42 equals 0.1666 7 can be divided by 42 but it will not be a whole number The other answers would be true if you had said 42 divided by 7

The factors of 42 are 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 14, 21, and 42. The number 42 can be divided by each of these factors. Since 42 can be divided by 3 and 7, they are factors of 42.