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9-74.

Convert both terms to equivalent fractions with a denominator of 12.

Add like parts.

Remember that dividing by a fraction is the same as multiplying by its reciprocal.
How could you rewrite this division problem as a multiplication problem?

Convert the mixed number to a fraction greater than one before multiplying.

Remember that the product of two negative numbers is positive.