# What is the simplified form of (11/12) / (7/3)?

Jul 9, 2016

$\frac{\frac{11}{12}}{\frac{7}{3}} = \frac{11}{28}$.

#### Explanation:

Dividing by a fraction is equivalent to multiplying by its multiplicative inverse.

Hence, dividing by $\frac{7}{3}$ is equivalent to multiplying by $\frac{3}{7}$ or

(11/12)/(7/3)=11/12×3/7

= 11/(4cancel12)/×(cancel3)/7=11/28.