# How do you simplify -10div1/4?

Jun 29, 2017

$- 40$

#### Explanation:

When dividing fractions, you can multiply the reciprocal (flip) of the fraction instead of dividing it.

$- 10 \div \frac{1}{4} = - 10 \cdot \frac{4}{1}$

This can be simplified to $- 10 \cdot 4$ which is -40