How do you simplify #(3sqrt7)/12#?
You just need to find the common factor of the whole numbers in the numerator and denominator.
In the numerator, we have 3 and 1 as the factors of 3, since 3 multiplied to 1 is equal to 3
While the denominator have the factors 4 and 3.
As we can observe, both whole numbers had 3 as their common factor. Because of this, the 3 must be cancelled in order to obtain the simplified answer, which is: