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Divide 40/72 with 21/42

40/72 ÷ 21/42 is 10/9.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 21/42: 42/21
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 40/72 ÷ 21/42 = 40/72 × 42/21
  3. = 40 × 42/72 × 21 = 1680/1512
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 10/9
  5. In mixed form: 11/9

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