3rd grade math

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peter's mother picked him up at jill's house after they ate. then she drove to the market to buy food. the market is 1/3 of the way to peter's house from jill's. if the entire distance is 12 miles, how far is peter's house from the market.

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    Do twelve divided by 3, which is 4, so 4 miles.

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