# What is 1/3 divided by 4?

Sep 10, 2015

The answer is $\frac{1}{12}$

#### Explanation:

In order to divide $\frac{\frac{1}{3}}{4}$,

1st: you must find the reciprocal of the
denominator, which is $\frac{1}{4}$

2nd: Then you multiply $\frac{1}{3}$ by the reciprocal

So $\frac{\frac{1}{3}}{4}$ will now be $\frac{1}{3}$ x $\frac{1}{4}$ = $\frac{1}{12}$