Find Remainder

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    x/8 = (x + 9)/8

    Is this the correct set up?
     
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    x/8 = quotient+2 (2 is reminder)
    (x + 9)/8=x/8+9/8= x/8+1+1/8=(x+1)/8+1=quotient +1 (1 is reminder)
     
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    Where did 9/8 come from?
     
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