Dividing Mixed Numbers

Related Topics:
More Lessons for Grade 5 Math
Math Worksheets

Share this page to Google Classroom

Examples. solutions, videos, and worksheets to help Grade 5 students learn how to divide fractions and mixed numbers.

How to divide mixed numbers?

  1. Convert all mixed numbers to improper fractions.
  2. Change ÷ to ×.
  3. Flip the divisor.
  4. Multiply.
  5. Simplify.

The following diagram gives an example of dividing mixed numbers. Scroll down the page for more examples and solutions.
Dividing Mixed Numbers

Divide fractions and mixed numbers
4 ÷ 1/4
6/7 ÷ 9/1
1 1/6 ÷ 1/3
2 1/2 ÷ 1 7/8

Learn how to divide mixed numbers and whole numbers

Dividing fractions and mixed numbers

Try the free Mathway calculator and problem solver below to practice various math topics. Try the given examples, or type in your own problem and check your answer with the step-by-step explanations.
Mathway Calculator Widget

We welcome your feedback, comments and questions about this site or page. Please submit your feedback or enquiries via our Feedback page.