Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321825535
ISBN 13: 978-0-32182-553-7

Chapter 3 - Adding and Subtracting Fractions - Summary Exercises - Operations with Fractions: 24

Answer

Estimate 1 Exact $1 \frac{1}{6}$

Work Step by Step

$4 \frac{3}{8} \div 3 \frac{3}{4}$ Estimate $4 \div 4 = 1$ Exact $4 \frac{3}{8} \div 3 \frac{3}{4}$ = $\frac{35}{8} \div \frac{15}{4}$ = $\frac{35}{8} \times \frac{4}{15}$ = $\frac{35}{2} \times \frac{1}{15}$ = $\frac{35}{30}$ = $1 \frac{5}{30}$ = $1 \frac{5 \div 5}{30 \div 5}$ =$1 \frac{1}{6}$
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.