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Divide 5/40 with 7/72

5/40 ÷ 7/72 is 9/7.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 7/72: 72/7
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 5/40 ÷ 7/72 = 5/40 × 72/7
  3. = 5 × 72/40 × 7 = 360/280
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/7
  5. In mixed form: 12/7

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