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Divide 5/3 with 8/6

1st number: 1 2/3, 2nd number: 1 2/6

5/3 ÷ 8/6 is 5/4.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 8/6: 6/8
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 5/3 ÷ 8/6 = 5/3 × 6/8
  3. = 5 × 6/3 × 8 = 30/24
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 5/4
  5. In mixed form: 11/4

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