# Fractions - Learn How To Divide Fractions With Common Denominators Or Different Denominators

## Divide Fractions With Common and Uncommon Denominators

$\frac{6}{8} ÷ \frac{1}{2} =$

Take Reciprocal Of Second Fraction
$\frac{6}{8} × \frac{2}{1} =$

Multiply The Numerator And Denominator Of Both Fractions To Get The Final Answer
$\frac{\mathrm{\left(6 × 2\right)}}{\mathrm{\left(8 × 1\right)}} = \frac{\mathrm{12}}{8}$

Reduce The Fraction Using The Greatest Common Divisor
$\frac{\mathrm{12 ÷ 4}}{\mathrm{8 ÷ 4}} = \frac{3}{2}$

Converting Improper Fraction To Mixed Number
$\frac{3}{2} = 1\frac{1}{2}$

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