Divide 42/2 and 84/36

42
2
÷
84
36
=
9

What is 42/2 ÷ 84/36

42
2
÷
84
36
=

keep the first fraction the same, and flip the second fraction so that the numerator becomes denominator and the denominator becomes numerator, then multiply numerators together and denominator together

42
2
÷
84
36
=
42 x 36
2 x 84
=
1512
168

Simplify the fraction

Divide each part of the fraction with the greatest common factor to simplify the fraction

1512
168
=
1512 ÷ 168
168 ÷ 168
=
9
1

Because the numerator greater than the denominator, so we have an improper fraction, which means we can simplify it by converting the improper fraction to a mixed number.

Improper fraction to mixed number, get the whole number by dividing the numerator with the denominator, then subtract the numerator by the whole number multiplied by the denominator.

9
1
=
9

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