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Divide 42/70 with 40/81

42/70 ÷ 40/81 is 243/200.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 40/81: 81/40
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 42/70 ÷ 40/81 = 42/70 × 81/40
  3. = 42 × 81/70 × 40 = 3402/2800
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 243/200
  5. In mixed form: 143/200

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