Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Remainder"

The meaning of "Remainder" in various phrases and sentences

Q: Что значит remainder?
A: What's left of something.
Q: Что значит remainder ?
A: the remaining portion or whatever's left over

Example sentences using "Remainder"

Q: Покажите мне примеры предложений с remainder .
A: In the divsion equation, the remainder is 12.
You use the remainder to create the fraction.

Synonyms of "Remainder" and their differences

Q: В чем разница между remainder и remnant ?
A: Remainder is pretty much just straight forward "what's leftover"
Like "when you're done eating, put the remainder back in the fridge"

Remnant has this feeling of something that's been nearly destroyed or is severely reduced from some better or greater state it used to be in
For example, "After the world ended, the remnant of humanity struggled to continue" or "the fire left only a remnant of the building"
Q: В чем разница между remainder и difference in math(subtraction) ?
A: Either could work but I think it’s a more natural way if you say difference.
Q: В чем разница между for the remainder of the conversation. и for the rest of the conversation. ?
A: There is no noticeable difference, remainder is more of an advance word than rest.
Q: В чем разница между remainder и last(noun) ?
A: "Remainder" implies multiple in some cases and "last" is one

Other questions about "Remainder"

Q: What does "harder for the remainder, and where impossible—the fate of the outcast, or, more likely, death." mean?

The social problem in primitive tribes as well as most civilized and unfree societies becomes this, what to do with the young males, their aggression, their sexual instincts: in every way they must be broken and subsumed for the benefit of the tribe. This is more or less easy for the majority, who lack life force in any significant quantity, harder for the remainder, and where impossible—the fate of the outcast, or, more likely, death. You fool yourself if you imagine that “young males are needed for protection from external threat.” In fact most societies of the settled, primitive and as well as civilized, are more than willing to accept the risk of submission to an alien tribe.
A:

I remember this passage.

As I’m sure you’re aware, the grammar in this book is deliberately awful. You’re not going to gain a lot out of expecting it to make perfect sense.

He’s essentially saying that there are three levels of difficulty when it comes to socialising young men out of their aggressive behaviour.

The majority “lack life force” and are therefore easily subsumed.

For most of the others it is a more difficult task – the reminder – but then you get a handful who are impossible to integrate into the existing modalities. They cause too much trouble, too consistently.

Therefore the society reacts convulsively by either throwing them out – making them outcasts - Or killing them.

Q: What does "remainders" in this context mean?

A: I just like even numbers

B: Because they're symmetrical?
I broadly agree. Thats why i like 6
I like 6 cos i like 3 and 2

A: Yep they're symmetrical in a divisible by 2 way
Idk
I just like them for some reason and I'm glad my entire birthday has even numbers

B: But it has "remainders"

A: Yeah it's the remainder thing that's bothering for me
But also i suck at math so much
Even numbers are just kind to me
A: the leftover from dividing a number is called the remainder

7/2 = 3, remainder is 1

Q: "He didn't give me the remainder of the beer." это звучит нормально?
A: "He didn't give me the rest of the beer." Remainder is too formal here. Very few people drinking beer say remainder
Q: I will take 6000won and you can take the remainder 4000won. это звучит нормально?
A: @korean: 잘했어요~^^
Q: Their remainder time are occupied with reading books and watching TV. это звучит нормально?
A: "The remainder of their time is occupied with reading books and watching TV"

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