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Divide 56/42 with 56/3

1st number: 1 14/42, 2nd number: 18 2/3

56/42 ÷ 56/3 is 1/14.

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, 56/42 ÷ 56/3 = 56/42 × 3/56
  3. = 56 × 3/42 × 56 = 168/2352
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1/14

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