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Divide 72/60 with 36/42

1st number: 1 12/60, 2nd number: 36/42

72/60 ÷ 36/42 is 7/5.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 36/42: 42/36
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 72/60 ÷ 36/42 = 72/60 × 42/36
  3. = 72 × 42/60 × 36 = 3024/2160
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/5
  5. In mixed form: 12/5

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