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Multiply 6/7 with 42/8

1st number: 6/7, 2nd number: 5 2/8

This multiplication involving fractions can also be rephrased as "What is 6/7 of 5 2/8?"

6/7 × 42/8 is 9/2.

Steps for multiplying fractions

  1. Simply multiply the numerators and denominators separately:
  2. 6/7 × 42/8 = 6 × 42/7 × 8 = 252/56
  3. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/2
  4. In mixed form: 41/2

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