What is the quotient of 6 1/4 divided by 1/2?

1 Answer
Sep 15, 2015

Answer:

#6 1/4 div 12 = 25/48#

Explanation:

Dividing by #12# is the same as multiplying by #1/12#

#6 1/4 div 12 = 6 1/4 xx 1/12#

Re-writing #6 1/4# as an improper fraction:

#color(white)("XXX")= 25/4 xx 1/12#

#color(white)("XXX")=25/(4 xx 12)#

#color(white)("XXX")=25/48#