Predict: I predict that this is going to be about multiplication or division

Read: 36 ÷ ? = 4

Clarify: Nothing to clarify

BIG Question: What number is missing?

Tool: Work backwards

Solve: to solve this you need to find the inverse operation of the sum. That will make the sum say: 4 x ? = 36. Then you need to fill in the missing number. 36 ÷ 4 = **9**