Mathematics

Simplify: ((2frac{1}{6} – 1frac{2}{3}) div 2frac{2}{3}).

Simplify: ((2frac{1}{6} – 1frac{2}{3}) div 2frac{2}{3}).

  • A.
    3/16
  • B.
    7/16
  • C.
    1 13/24
  • D.
    2 11/24
  • E.
    10 2/5
Correct Answer: Option A
Explanation

((2frac{1}{6} – 1frac{2}{3}) div 2frac{2}{3})

= ((frac{13}{6} – frac{5}{3}) div frac{8}{3})

= (frac{3}{6} times frac{3}{8})

= (frac{3}{16})