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Can you please explain to me how to simplify the following fraction:

1/-1/4

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    1/(-1/4)
    or,1*(-4)
    or, = -4
    I guess you are aware about the fact that if any no. say m is divided h/k then you have to proceed by multiplying m with the reciprocal of h/k which k/h

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    ok! thanks for the explanation!! :)Yes I'm aware about the fact you described. :) But it just slipped out of my mind how to solve this complexed fraction!

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