How do you simplify \frac{\frac{2}{3}}{\frac{7}{8}}?

May 16, 2018

$\frac{\frac{2}{3}}{\frac{7}{8}} = \frac{16}{21}$

Explanation:

Given -

$\frac{\frac{2}{3}}{\frac{7}{8}}$

It can be written as

$\frac{2}{3} \div \frac{7}{8}$

Rewrite it as

$\frac{2}{3} \times \frac{8}{7} = \frac{16}{21}$

So -

$\frac{\frac{2}{3}}{\frac{7}{8}} = \frac{16}{21}$