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Divide 42/6 with 4/6

1st number: 7 0/6, 2nd number: 4/6

42/6 ÷ 4/6 is 21/2.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 4/6: 6/4
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 42/6 ÷ 4/6 = 42/6 × 6/4
  3. = 42 × 6/6 × 4 = 252/24
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 21/2
  5. In mixed form: 101/2

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