## Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

$\frac{5}{24}$
$\frac{5}{8}\div3$ To divide two fractions, multiply the first fraction by the reciprocal of the divisor (the second fraction). $\frac{5}{8}\times\frac{1}{3}$ To multiply. multiply the numerator and multi ply the denominators. = $\frac{5\times1}{8\times3}$ = $\frac{5}{24}$