# How do you simplify #2/(3/11)#?

##### 1 Answer

Oct 30, 2016

#### Explanation:

In order to know how to calculate this, first decide what it means...

This is another way of writing

We could also write

Dividing by a fraction is the same as **"X by the reciprocal"**

But compare the two ways of writing this:

As a general rule note that: