In this lesson, we will see more examples on how
to divide fractions. We will also see how
we can use common factors to simplify the
division.
About This Lesson
After learning the basics, let's take a look
at some more example questions. This will help us
to gain better understanding on how to
divide fractions.
Each of these examples will have the
following fractions respectively:
2 proper fractions
1 proper and 1 mixed fractions
2 mixed
fractions.
The study tips and math video
below will explain more.
Know how to find the reciprocal of a fraction
To find the reciprocal of a fraction, we just need to swap the numerator and denominator of that fraction.
Steps to
divide fractions
We can divide fractions by:
1) First, change the division sign to multiplication
sign