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Divide 24/3 with 40/15

1st number: 8 0/3, 2nd number: 2 10/15

24/3 ÷ 40/15 is 3/1.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 40/15: 15/40
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 24/3 ÷ 40/15 = 24/3 × 15/40
  3. = 24 × 15/3 × 40 = 360/120
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/1

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