**5/8 divided by 3**:

`(5-:8)-:3`

In such a scenario, the denominators will get multiplied with each other, i.e. 8 multiplied by 3

`5-:(8xx3) = 5-:24 = 5/24`

hence 5/8 divided by 3 is equal to **5/24**.

**5/8 divided by 3**:

`(5-:8)-:3`

In such a scenario, the denominators will get multiplied with each other, i.e. 8 multiplied by 3

`5-:(8xx3) = 5-:24 = 5/24`

hence 5/8 divided by 3 is equal to **5/24**.