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Divide 5/12 with 40/27

1st number: 5/12, 2nd number: 1 13/27

5/12 ÷ 40/27 is 9/32.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 40/27: 27/40
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 5/12 ÷ 40/27 = 5/12 × 27/40
  3. = 5 × 27/12 × 40 = 135/480
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/32

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