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Fraction Puzzle - Solution

The Puzzle:

Fraction
Can you arrange the numerals 1 to 9 (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9) in a single fraction that equals exactly 1/3 (one third)?

Example that doesn't work: 7192/38456 = 0.187




Our Solution:

5832/17496 = 1/3

5823/17469 = 1/3 (solution by "HarveyDale")


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