Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Divide fractions

Divide 42/24 with 10/9

1st number: 1 18/24, 2nd number: 1 1/9

42/24 ÷ 10/9 is 63/40.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 10/9: 9/10
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 42/24 ÷ 10/9 = 42/24 × 9/10
  3. = 42 × 9/24 × 10 = 378/240
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 63/40
  5. In mixed form: 123/40

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:
Android and iPhone/ iPad

Related:

© everydaycalculation.com