How do you divide - x/2 -: 3/4?

Jul 3, 2018

$- \frac{x}{2} \div \frac{3}{4} = - \frac{2 x}{3}$

Explanation:

Divide:

$- \frac{x}{2} \div \frac{3}{4}$

When dividing by a fraction, invert it and multiply.

$- \frac{x}{2} \times \frac{4}{3}$

Simplify.

$- \frac{4 x}{6}$

Reduce.

$- \frac{2 x}{3}$