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Divide two into four and Divide two by four

Why does "divide two into four" equal two, and "divide two by four" equal one half? Correct if I am wrong, but this what I have learned recently.
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What's the grammatically correct usage of the word “modulo”?

I was wondering how should I rephrase the below sentence such that it is grammatically correct (accepted in standard American English): 10 modulo 3 equals 1. Initially, I'd thought that it is ...