## Prealgebra (7th Edition)

$\frac{5}{12}$
$\frac{5}{16}\div\frac{3}{4}\ \longrightarrow$ multiply by inverse $\frac{5}{16}\times\frac{4}{3}\ \longrightarrow$ multiply numerators and denominators $\frac{5\times4}{16\times3}\ \longrightarrow$ simplify $\frac{20}{48}\ \longrightarrow$ reduce $\frac{20\div4}{48\div4}\ \longrightarrow$simplify $\frac{5}{12}$