Divide whole numbers by fractions

Dividing by a fraction is the same as multiplying by its reciprocal.

Divide . Simplify your answer.

Write 6 as an improper fraction:

Turn this from a division problem into a multiplication problem by multiplying by the reciprocal.

Cancel common factors, then multiply.

Simplify the answer.

Divide 8

Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.