What is 4 divided by #12/25#?

1 Answer
Oct 28, 2016

Answer:

#8 1/3#

Explanation:

To divide by a fraction, you need to multiply by its reciprocal.

#4 div 12/25# is changed into a multiplication as follows:

#=4/1 xx 25/12" "larr #multiply by the reciprocal

#=cancel4/1 xx 25/cancel12^3" "larr# cancel where possible

#=25/3#

#= 8 1/3#