Posted by **Anonymous** on Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 9:14pm.

4 1/5 / 5 2/3 = ?

how do I divide 5 2/3 like that

because 2/3 is 66.6 repeating ?

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 9:20pm
Change both fractions to improper fractions.

4 1/5 = 21/5

5 2/3 = 17/3

(21/5) / (17/3)

21/5 * 3/17= 63/85

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**Anonymous**, Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 9:21pm
youtube(dot)com/watch?v=BeCQWUl1p00&feature=related

be sure to change your mix fractions into improper fractions

when you divide fractions, you multiply the reciprocal

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**Anonymous**, Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 9:22pm
Oh thanks Ms Sue. and Anonymous

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, September 12, 2010 at 9:23pm
You're welcome.

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