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Simplify 3/8 * 1/4 / 3/4 + 1/5

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  1. (3/8 * 1/4) / (3/4 + 1/5)
    = (3/32) / (19/20)
    = 60/608
    = 15/152

    As written, using PEMDAS and treating the fractions as single units,

    3/8 * 1/4 / 3/4 + 1/5
    = 3/32 / 3/4 + 1/5
    = 1/8 + 1/5
    = 9/40

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    posted by Steve
  2. following BEDMAS

    3/8 * 1/4 / 3/4 + 1/5
    = 3/32 / 3/5 + 1/5
    = 1/8 + 1/5
    = 13/40

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    posted by Reiny

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