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Divide 40/72 with 42/84

40/72 ÷ 42/84 is 10/9.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 42/84: 84/42
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 40/72 ÷ 42/84 = 40/72 × 84/42
  3. = 40 × 84/72 × 42 = 3360/3024
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 10/9
  5. In mixed form: 11/9

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