# How do you divide #1 1/ 2\div 3/ 4#?

##### 2 Answers

#### Explanation:

The value of 1 is the same as

So write

Giving:

gives the same answer as:

This is the same process as

Set up the problem as a fraction divided by a fraction. Resulting in the answer of

#### Explanation:

The mixed number

Set up the problem as a complex fraction

Remove the bottom fraction by multiplying both the top and bottom fractions by the inverse of the bottom fraction.

The multiplication property of equality is the fairness principle. what ever is done to one side must be also done to the other side. so