
Math Help  Divide Fractions  Game Tips:  The number 8 divided by 2 equals 4 , because (2)(4)=8 in the first place.  The number 8 divided by the fraction (1/2) equals 16 , because (1/2)(16)=8 .  The fraction 2/3 divided by the fraction 1/2 equals 4/3 because (1/2)(4/3)=2/3 .  A standard method to divide two proper fractions, is to multiply the first fraction by the reciprocal of the second fraction. [The reciprocal of (c/d) is (d/c)] .  For example, 1/4 divided by 2/5 = (1/4)(5/2) which equals the answer 5/8 .  The general rule is (a/b)/(c/d) = (ad)/(bc) .  It may take a minute to load the game at dialup speeds.  The game can be played using the mouse by itself or using the keyboard by itself.  If the game doesn't respond to keyboard input, click inside the game area to reset the game's focus.  Adjust the game's speed by pressing the + or  key repeatedly. 
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