Multiply the numerator by the reciprocal of the denominator.

Move the leading negative in into the numerator.

Factor out of .

Cancel the common factor.

Rewrite the expression.

Combine and .

Multiply by .

Move the negative in front of the fraction.

Multiply by .

Multiply by .

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

Decimal Form:

Mixed Number Form:

Evaluate -(9/2)/(-5/8)