**Rule 14: To divide one fraction by a second fraction, convert
the problem to multiplication and multiply the two fractions.
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**1.****Change the sign to x and invert the fraction to the right of the sign.****2.****Multiply the numerators.****3.****Multiply the denominators.****4.****Reduce the results. (See Rule 10)****a.**- Factor the product of the numerators.
**b.**- Factor the product of the denominators.
**c.****Look for the fractions that have a value of 1.**

Example 3: Calculate and reduce the answer.

Multiply the numerators and the denominators, but leave
them in factored form.

Factor the numerator and denominator and look for the fractions that have a value of 1.

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