# What is the quotient 1/3 divided by (-1/3)

What is the quotient 1/3 divided by (-1/3)

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1. pearfam98 says:

divided became multiplication 1/3 x 5/3

1 x 5=5

3 x 3=9 answer is 5/9

2. volocibel says:

To divide a fraction, you turn the numerator and denominator around, and multiply by the number you originally would divide it by. so you go 3/1 times by 5. so it is 15/1 so 15.

3. dbag1162 says:

Did you just assume my gender?

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4. kirstenb278 says:

Since 1/3 and -1/3 have the exact same denominators and numerators they will divide into 1. But since one of the number are negative, that means your answer switches to be negative 1

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5. mhwalters says:

5 ÷ ( 1 / 3 ) = 5 × ( 3 / 1 ) = 15 / 1 = 15 ;

6. cxttiemsp021 says:

-1

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7. CoolDudeTrist says:

I think the answer is 5/9