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Divide 48/72 with 42/84

48/72 ÷ 42/84 is 4/3.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 42/84: 84/42
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 48/72 ÷ 42/84 = 48/72 × 84/42
  3. = 48 × 84/72 × 42 = 4032/3024
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 4/3
  5. In mixed form: 11/3

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