# What is 12 divided 1/4?

Sep 16, 2015

$48$

#### Explanation:

$12 \div \frac{1}{4}$

When dividing by a fraction, invert the fraction and multiply.

$12 \div \frac{1}{4}$

Invert $\frac{1}{4}$ to $\frac{4}{1}$.

$12 \times \frac{4}{1} =$

$48$