# SOLUTION: simplify each complex fraction 5/6 divided by 1/3 multiplied by 1/4

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Expressions-with-variables Question 283788: simplify each complex fraction 5/6 divided by 1/3 multiplied by 1/4Answer by JenniferTutors(83)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!For this problem: 5/6 divided by 1/3 multiplied by 1/4 You cannot divide, you have to multiply the reciprocal of the 2nd fraction, it would turn into: 5/6 multiplied by 3/1 multiplied by 1/4 Next step, set up the problem: Now multiply across: numerator: 5 x 3 = 15 15 x 1 = 15 denominator: 6 x 1 = 6 6 x 4 = 24 Simplify, 3 is the highest number able to be divided into both: 15/3 = 5 24/3 = 8