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Divide 5/2 with 8/21

1st number: 2 1/2, 2nd number: 8/21

5/2 ÷ 8/21 is 105/16.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 8/21: 21/8
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 5/2 ÷ 8/21 = 5/2 × 21/8
  3. = 5 × 21/2 × 8 = 105/16
  4. In mixed form: 69/16

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