Evaluate (-2/7)(5/-8)

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(-27)(5-8)
Cancel the common factor of 2.
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Move the leading negative in -27 into the numerator.
-27⋅5-8
Factor 2 out of -2.
2(-1)7⋅5-8
Factor 2 out of -8.
2⋅-17⋅52⋅-4
Cancel the common factor.
2⋅-17⋅52⋅-4
Rewrite the expression.
-17⋅5-4
-17⋅5-4
Multiply -17 and 5-4.
-1⋅57⋅-4
Multiply.
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Multiply -1 by 5.
-57⋅-4
Multiply 7 by -4.
-5-28
-5-28
Dividing two negative values results in a positive value.
528
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
528
Decimal Form:
0.17857142…
Evaluate (-2/7)(5/-8)

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