# What is the quotient of 3/4 divided 7/8?

May 30, 2018

$\frac{6}{7}$
$\frac{3}{4}$ divided by $\frac{7}{8}$ is just like multiplying $\frac{3}{4}$ by $\frac{8}{7}$.
$\frac{8}{7}$ is the reciprocal of $\frac{7}{8}$. In fraction division, you multiply by the reciprocal of the divisor.
$\frac{\frac{3}{4}}{\frac{7}{8}} = \frac{3}{4} \times \frac{8}{7} = \frac{3}{1} \times \frac{2}{7}$