Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 2 - Multiplying and Dividing Fractions - Mixed Review Exercises - Page 192: 8



Work Step by Step

$3\frac{1}{4}\div1\frac{1}{4}$ = $\frac{13}{4}\div\frac{5}{4}$ = $\frac{13}{4}\times\frac{4}{5}$(To divide two fractions, multiply the first fraction by the reciprocal of the divisor (the second fraction)). = $\frac{13\times4}{4\times5}$ (Multiply the nominator and denominator) = $\frac{13\times1}{1\times5}$ =$\frac{13}{5}$ = $2\frac{3}{5}$
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