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Divide 56/40 with 16/42

1st number: 1 16/40, 2nd number: 16/42

56/40 ÷ 16/42 is 147/40.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 16/42: 42/16
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 56/40 ÷ 16/42 = 56/40 × 42/16
  3. = 56 × 42/40 × 16 = 2352/640
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 147/40
  5. In mixed form: 327/40

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