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Divide 72/20 with 60/80

1st number: 3 12/20, 2nd number: 60/80

72/20 ÷ 60/80 is 24/5.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 60/80: 80/60
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 72/20 ÷ 60/80 = 72/20 × 80/60
  3. = 72 × 80/20 × 60 = 5760/1200
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 24/5
  5. In mixed form: 44/5

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