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1/2 is multiplied by a fraction and the product is 3/8. What is the fraction

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    (1/2)x = 3/8

    x = (3/8) / (1/2)

    x = (3/8) * 2

    x = 6/8 = 3/4

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    1/2 and 3/8
    for the numerator, what can be multiplied by 1 to get 3?
    for the bottom number of the fraction, what can be multiplied by 2 to get 8?

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