Division of Fraction Practice Test Solutions and Answers

This is the complete solutions and answers to the Practice Test on Division of Fractions. If you are not familiar with the method, or you have forgotten how to do it, please read “How to Divide Fractions.

In dividing fractions, you must convert all mixed fractions to improper fractions before performing the division. The division involves getting the reciprocal (multiplicative inverse) of the divisor, and then multiplying both fractions instead of dividing them.

1.) $\frac{4}{5} \div \frac{2}{3}$.

Solution

We get the reciprocal of $\frac{2}{3}$  and multiply it to $\frac{4}{5}$. The reciprocal of $\frac{2}{3}$ is $\frac{3}{2}$. So,  Continue Reading