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Q:
# What is 8/9 Divided by 61?

Accepted Solution

A:

What is 8/9 Divided by 61?
Methods
Breaking down the problem:
First, let’s break down each piece of the problem. We have the fraction, 8/9, which is also the dividend, and the whole number, or the divisor, which is 61:
Numerator of the dividend: 8
Denominator of the dividend: 9
Whole number and divisor: 61
So what is 8/9 Divided by 61? Let’s work through the problem, and find the answer in both fraction and decimal forms.
What is 8/9 Divided by 61, Step-by-step
First let’s set up the problem:
8
9
÷
61
\frac{8}{9} ÷ 61
9 8 ÷ 61
Step 1:
Take the whole number, 61, and multiply it by the denominator of the fraction, 9:
9 x 61 = 549
Step 2:
The result of this multiplication will now become the denominator of the answer. The answer to the problem in fraction form can now be seen:
9
⋅
61
8
=
549
8
\frac{ 9 \cdot 61 }{8} = \frac{549}{8}
8 9 ⋅ 61 = 8 549
To display the answer to 8/9 Divided by 61 in decimal form, you can divide the numerator, 549, by the denominator, 8. The answer can be rounded to the nearest three decimal points, if needed:
549
8
=
549
8
=
68.63
\frac{549}{8} = \frac{549}{8}= 68.63
8 549 = 8 549 = 68.63
So, in decimal form, 8 divided by 9/61 = 68.63
And in its simplest fractional form, 8 divided by 9/61 is 549/8
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