# What is 9 divided by 2/4?

Looking for the result of 9 ÷ 2/4? Follow this step-by-step guide to understand how to divide these two fractions.

## How to divide 9 by 2/4?

$\frac{9}{1}\xf7\frac{2}{4}=\frac{\mathrm{9\; \times \; 4}}{\mathrm{1\; \times \; 2}}=\frac{36}{2}=\frac{18}{1}$

- Invert the divisor (2/4) to get its reciprocal: 4/2
- Multiply the dividend by this reciprocal : 9/1 × 4/2 = (9 × 4)/(1 × 2) = 36/2.
- Simplify the fraction (36/2) by dividing both the numerator and the denominator by their GCD(2):
- 36/2 = 18
- 2/2 = 1

- This gives
**18**.

The result of dividing 9/1 by 2/4 is :
**18**