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Divide 42/20 with 70/42

1st number: 2 2/20, 2nd number: 1 28/42

42/20 ÷ 70/42 is 63/50.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 70/42: 42/70
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 42/20 ÷ 70/42 = 42/20 × 42/70
  3. = 42 × 42/20 × 70 = 1764/1400
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 63/50
  5. In mixed form: 113/50

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