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Divide 1/42 with 3/12

1/42 ÷ 3/12 is 2/21.

Steps for dividing fractions

  1. Find the reciprocal of the divisor
    Reciprocal of 3/12: 12/3
  2. Now, multiply it with the dividend
    So, 1/42 ÷ 3/12 = 1/42 × 12/3
  3. = 1 × 12/42 × 3 = 12/126
  4. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 2/21

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