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Divide 2/12 with 40/6

1st number: 2/12, 2nd number: 6 4/6

2/12 ÷ 40/6 is 1/40.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 40/6: 6/40
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 2/12 ÷ 40/6 = 2/12 × 6/40
  3. = 2 × 6/12 × 40 = 12/480
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1/40

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