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Divide 56/40 with 24/42

1st number: 1 16/40, 2nd number: 24/42

56/40 ÷ 24/42 is 49/20.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 24/42: 42/24
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 56/40 ÷ 24/42 = 56/40 × 42/24
  3. = 56 × 42/40 × 24 = 2352/960
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/20
  5. In mixed form: 29/20

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