## Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

$\frac{24}{25}$
$\frac{3}{5}$ $\div$ $\frac{5}{8}$ Find the reciprocal of the divisor $\frac{5}{8}$ is $\frac{8}{5}$ Use $\frac{8}{5}$ reciprocal of $\frac{5}{8}$ and multiply $\frac{3}{5}$ * $\frac{8}{5}$ $\frac{3 * 8}{5 * 5}$ = $\frac{24}{25}$ $\frac{24}{25}$ is in lowest term