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Divide 25/12 with 40/9

1st number: 2 1/12, 2nd number: 4 4/9

25/12 ÷ 40/9 is 15/32.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 40/9: 9/40
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 25/12 ÷ 40/9 = 25/12 × 9/40
  3. = 25 × 9/12 × 40 = 225/480
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 15/32

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