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Divide 40/35 with 27/36

1st number: 1 5/35, 2nd number: 27/36

40/35 ÷ 27/36 is 32/21.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 27/36: 36/27
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 40/35 ÷ 27/36 = 40/35 × 36/27
  3. = 40 × 36/35 × 27 = 1440/945
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 32/21
  5. In mixed form: 111/21

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