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Divide 40/2 with 12/9

1st number: 20 0/2, 2nd number: 1 3/9

40/2 ÷ 12/9 is 15/1.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 12/9: 9/12
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 40/2 ÷ 12/9 = 40/2 × 9/12
  3. = 40 × 9/2 × 12 = 360/24
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 15/1

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