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Divide 40/28 with 27/42

1st number: 1 12/28, 2nd number: 27/42

40/28 ÷ 27/42 is 20/9.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 27/42: 42/27
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 40/28 ÷ 27/42 = 40/28 × 42/27
  3. = 40 × 42/28 × 27 = 1680/756
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 20/9
  5. In mixed form: 22/9

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