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Divide 2/7 with 42/9

1st number: 2/7, 2nd number: 4 6/9

2/7 ÷ 42/9 is 3/49.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 42/9: 9/42
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 2/7 ÷ 42/9 = 2/7 × 9/42
  3. = 2 × 9/7 × 42 = 18/294
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/49

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