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Divide 40/21 with 8/7

1st number: 1 19/21, 2nd number: 1 1/7

40/21 ÷ 8/7 is 5/3.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 8/7: 7/8
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 40/21 ÷ 8/7 = 40/21 × 7/8
  3. = 40 × 7/21 × 8 = 280/168
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/3
  5. In mixed form: 12/3

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