How do you simplify 3/5 divided by 2?

1 Answer
Oct 31, 2016

Answer:

#3/10#

Explanation:

Dividing by a fraction is the same as multiplying by its reciprocal.

For example, dividing a number by 2, is the same as finding half of it.
#16 div 2 = 16 xx 1/2 = 8#

In this case:
#3/5 div 2#

=#3/5 xx1/2" "larr# there is nothing to cancel

#3/10#