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Divide 40/6 with 12/50

1st number: 6 4/6, 2nd number: 12/50

40/6 ÷ 12/50 is 250/9.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 12/50: 50/12
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 40/6 ÷ 12/50 = 40/6 × 50/12
  3. = 40 × 50/6 × 12 = 2000/72
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 250/9
  5. In mixed form: 277/9

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