the area rug is 4 15/32 square meters. The rug is 2 3/4 meters in length. How wide is the rug

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Steps:1. To do this problem, you have to divide the area by the length 2. To make this easier, turn both numbers into improper fractions 143/32 divided by 11/43. To divide you actually have to multiply by the reciprocal143/32 times 4/11 equals 572/3524. Turn 572/352 into a mixed number which is 1 220/3525. Now you simplify it by dividing the numerator and denominator by 446. Your answer is. 1 5/8