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**Question:**

The product of two fractions is 30
⅓. One of them is 5
⅔. Find the other?

Basic idea:

In this problem we have the product of two fractions that is 30 ⅓.One of the number is given that is 5 ⅔. We need to find the other number.To solve this problem we need to assign the other fraction as x.By multiplying 5 ⅔ with x we will get 30 ⅓.We can solve for x by dividing 30 ⅓ by 5 ⅔.

Let the required second fraction be "X"

One of the fraction = 5 ⅔

Product of two fractions = 30 ⅓

5 ⅔ x X = 30 ⅓

Now we have to change the mixed fraction as improper fraction

(15+2)/3 x X = (90+1)/3

(17/3) x X = 91/3

X = 91/3 ÷ (17/3)

Now we are going to change this division as multiplication.So that we have to write the second fraction as its reciprocal.The first fraction has to be written as it is.

X = (91/3) x (3/17)

X = (91x3)/(3x17)

The numerator and denominator 3 can be simplified using 3 times table.

X = 91/17

So the final answer is 91/17 .

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