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Divide 10/5 with 5/8

1st number: 2 0/5, 2nd number: 5/8

10/5 ÷ 5/8 is 16/5.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 5/8: 8/5
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 10/5 ÷ 5/8 = 10/5 × 8/5
  3. = 10 × 8/5 × 5 = 80/25
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 16/5
  5. In mixed form: 31/5

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