# ACT Math : How to divide fractions

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Operations And Fractions

Explanation:

Cross multiply or multiply using the reciprocal of the second fraction.

### Example Question #161 : Fractions

Simplify the following expression:

Explanation:

### Example Question #1 : Operations And Fractions

Evaluate the following:

Explanation:

Start by converting 71/to 22/3, and 6 2/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 #2 : Operations And Fractions

Solve.

Explanation:

Remember, to divide a number by a fraction, multiply the number by the reciprocal of the fraction. In this case,