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Example Question #1 : How To Divide Fractions
Cross multiply or multiply using the reciprocal of the second fraction.
Example Question #2 : How To Divide Fractions
Simplify the following expression:
Example Question #3 : How To Divide Fractions
Evaluate the following:
Start by converting 71/3 to 22/3, and 6 2/3 to 20/3. We then multiply 22/3 by the reciprocal of 20/3, 3/20, and you get 66/60. This simplifies to 11/10.
Example Question #481 : Arithmetic
Remember, to divide a number by a fraction, multiply the number by the reciprocal of the fraction. In this case,