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Divide 42/40 with 70/50

1st number: 1 2/40, 2nd number: 1 20/50

42/40 ÷ 70/50 is 3/4.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 70/50: 50/70
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 42/40 ÷ 70/50 = 42/40 × 50/70
  3. = 42 × 50/40 × 70 = 2100/2800
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/4

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