# How do you simplify #\frac{\frac{8}{5}}{4}#?

##### 2 Answers

See below.

#### Explanation:

There are a few ways to tackle this:

If we look at this as being just like any other fraction, then the same rules will apply:

Multiply top and bottom by

Alternatively:

Reciprocal of

So we have:

There are even more ways to achieve this, but you can just use the one you find easiest.

#### Explanation:

In general

In this case we have

So