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Divide 72/40 with 36/84

1st number: 1 32/40, 2nd number: 36/84

72/40 ÷ 36/84 is 21/5.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 36/84: 84/36
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 72/40 ÷ 36/84 = 72/40 × 84/36
  3. = 72 × 84/40 × 36 = 6048/1440
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 21/5
  5. In mixed form: 41/5

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