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Divide 40/8 with 27/42

1st number: 5 0/8, 2nd number: 27/42

40/8 ÷ 27/42 is 70/9.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 27/42: 42/27
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 40/8 ÷ 27/42 = 40/8 × 42/27
  3. = 40 × 42/8 × 27 = 1680/216
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 70/9
  5. In mixed form: 77/9

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