Posted by **Anonymous** on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 5:05pm.

how do you divide 1/4 by 1/2?

please tell answer and explain

- 5th grade -
**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 5:10pm
(1/4) / (1/2)

Turn the second fraction upside down and multiply.

(1/4) * (2/1) = 2/4 = 1/2

- 5th grade -
**Anonymous**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 5:12pm
I am still confused.

- 5th grade -
**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 5:15pm
Study this site carefully.

http://www.mathsisfun.com/fractions_division.html

- 5th grade -
**Anonymous**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 5:25pm
I get this now thanks. :)

- 5th grade -
**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 5:25pm
You're welcome. :-)

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