Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321825535
ISBN 13: 978-0-32182-553-7

Chapter 2 - Multiplying and Dividing Fractions - 2.7 Dividing Fractions - 2.7 Exercises: 14

Answer

$\frac{5}{7}$

Work Step by Step

$\frac{5}{8}\div\frac{7}{8}=\frac{5}{8}\times\frac{8}{7}=\frac{5\times8}{8\times7}=\frac{40}{56}=\frac{40\div8}{56\div8}=\frac{5}{7}$
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