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Divide 56/12 with 56/3

1st number: 4 8/12, 2nd number: 18 2/3

56/12 ÷ 56/3 is 1/4.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 56/3: 3/56
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 56/12 ÷ 56/3 = 56/12 × 3/56
  3. = 56 × 3/12 × 56 = 168/672
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1/4

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