# How do you simplify #(y^4/x^2)/((xy^2)/(2x^2))#?

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#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

A complex fraction such as

To divide by a fraction is the same as multiplying by its reciprocal.

However if you compare this result to the original fraction you will see that we can simplify a complex fraction immediately:

Applying this to the complex fraction given gives us: