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Fractions & Decimals

Fractions & Decimals

Dividing Fractions Examples

Example 1

2/3 / 4/9

Example 2

5/6 / 10

First, turn 10 into a fraction by placing over a denominator of 1.

Example 3

2 3/4 +/ 1 5/8

Change the mixed numbers into improper fractions.

A rule of thumb: if a problem initially presents a fraction as a mixed number, then the answer should be written as a mixed number, not an improper fraction.