# Fractions & Decimals

# Dividing Fractions

SAVE IT, CHANGE IT, FLIP IT.

That is all you need to remember when dividing fractions. Easy as 1, 2, 3. Seriously, it's almost as easy as multiplying; you just need to add one more step, *multiply by the reciprocal of the 2nd fraction*. Let's look at this example:

SAVE IT. Keep the first fraction the same | |

CHANGE IT and FLIP IT. Change the division sign to a multiplication sign. Take the reciprocal of the second fraction. | |

Now, multiply and reduce as usual | |

And here's our answer. |

**Look Out**: always flip the **second** fraction, not the first!