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Divide 21/2 with 15/24

1st number: 10 1/2, 2nd number: 15/24

21/2 ÷ 15/24 is 84/5.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 15/24: 24/15
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 21/2 ÷ 15/24 = 21/2 × 24/15
  3. = 21 × 24/2 × 15 = 504/30
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 84/5
  5. In mixed form: 164/5

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