# Multiply a number by 4/5 then dividing by 2/5 is the same as multiplying by what number?

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Apr 6, 2018

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#### Explanation:

to divide a fraction you would multiply by it's inverse.

cancel the 5s out and you are left with multiplying

Apr 6, 2018

#### Explanation:

Let us assume the unknown number to be

According to the question, We have:

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