# Chapter 1 - Foundations for Algebra - 1-6 Multiplying and Dividing Real Numbers - Practice and Problem-Solving Exercises - Page 43: 56

$\frac{1}{4}$

#### Work Step by Step

Substitute in numbers, we have 8($\frac{3}{2}$)$\div$(-6(-8)). Follow the order of operations and dealing with the parenthesis first, we have: 8$\frac{3}{2}$$\div48 If you have multiplication and division in a row, go from left to right, 8\times$$\frac{3}{2}$=12 Then we have: 12$\div$48=$\frac{1}{4}$

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