Dividing fractions

 

 

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In fraction problems, the division sign means  ‘ how many ‘.

Example :

1/2  ÷  1/4   means  how many 1/4 ‘s  in  1/2 .

3  ÷  1/5  means  how many  1/5 ‘s  in  3 .

42  hrs  ÷  3 1/2  hrs   means   how many  3 1/2  hours  in  42  hours .

 

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