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Dividing by fractions is just like multiplying fractions, except for one additional step.
To divide
any number by a fraction:
First step: Find the reciprocal of the fraction.
Second step: Multiply the number by the reciprocal of the fraction.
Third step: Simplify the resulting fraction if possible.
Fourth step: Check your answer: Multiply the result you got by the
divisor and be sure it equals the original dividend.
Note that you can only divide by nonzero fractions.
Example 1
Example 2
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