# What is 1/3 divided by 1/2?

Mar 21, 2018

$\frac{2}{3}$

#### Explanation:

Given: $\frac{1}{3}$ divided by $\frac{1}{2}$

Use the algebraic property which states that $\frac{a}{b} \div \frac{c}{d} = \frac{a}{b} \cdot \frac{d}{c}$.

So, we get,

$\frac{1}{3} \cdot \frac{2}{1}$

$= \frac{1}{3} \cdot 2$

$= \frac{2}{3}$