**What is 1/3 of 12?**

## Answer: 1/3 of 12 is 4

## Solution

1/3 of 12

**We can write** 1/3 of 12 as 1/3 × 12

**Rewrite** 12 as 1/12

So, 1/3 x 12 = 1/3 x 12/1

**Multiply the given numerators, then multiply the denominators**

1 x 12/1 x 3 = 12/3 = **4**

**What is 1/3 of 12?**

1/3 of 12

**We can write** 1/3 of 12 as 1/3 × 12

**Rewrite** 12 as 1/12

So, 1/3 x 12 = 1/3 x 12/1

**Multiply the given numerators, then multiply the denominators**

1 x 12/1 x 3 = 12/3 = **4**