Posted by Miya on Friday, December 14, 2012 at 6:54am.
I am working on reducing fractions. How do I find the answer to 12 over 8?

Math 5th grade  Anonymous, Friday, December 14, 2012 at 7:13am
12 divided by 4
8 divided by 4
Answer: 3/2 
Math 5th grade  khan, Friday, December 14, 2012 at 10:27am
correct
12/8
4 is common in nominator and denominator
so
=4x3/4x2
=3/2 (4/4=1) any thing multiply by 1 is the same answer
3/2 FINAL ANSWER