Answers

Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

Everydaycalculation.com » Answers » Divide fractions

Divide 8/5 with 8/9

1st number: 1 3/5, 2nd number: 8/9

8/5 ÷ 8/9 is 9/5.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 8/9: 9/8
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 8/5 ÷ 8/9 = 8/5 × 9/8
  3. = 8 × 9/5 × 8 = 72/40
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/5
  5. In mixed form: 14/5

Related:

Use fraction calculator with our all-in-one calculator app: Download for Android, Download for iOS

© everydaycalculation.com