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Divide 40/6 with 49/16

1st number: 6 4/6, 2nd number: 3 1/16

40/6 ÷ 49/16 is 320/147.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 49/16: 16/49
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 40/6 ÷ 49/16 = 40/6 × 16/49
  3. = 40 × 16/6 × 49 = 640/294
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 320/147
  5. In mixed form: 226/147

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