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 Question 509355: Perform the indicated operation. Write the result in simplest form.15 3/5÷4 4/5Answer by stanbon(57203)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Perform the indicated operation. Write the result in simplest form. 15 3/5÷4 4/5 ----- (5*15+3)/5 / (5*4+4)/5 --------- Invert the denominator and multiply to get: (5*15+3)/5 * 5/(5*4+4) ----- (78/5)*(5/24) ----- = 78/24 --- = 39/12 --- = 13/4 ============ Cheers, Stan H. ===============