# Seven people decide to share 3/8 of a bag of marbles equally. What fraction of the bag of marbles does each person receive?

Jan 5, 2017

$\frac{3}{56}$
$\frac{3}{8} \div 7$
$= \frac{3}{8} \div \frac{7}{1}$
$= \frac{3}{8} \cdot \frac{1}{7}$
$= \frac{3 \cdot 1}{8 \cdot 7}$
$= \frac{3}{56}$