Mathematics

Question

Ratio as a fraction 12:36

2 Answer

  • Step-by-step explanation:

    [tex]12:36=\dfrac{12}{36}=\dfrac{12:12}{36:12}=\dfrac{1}{3}[/tex]

  • Answer: 1/3

    Step-by-step explanation: The ratio 12:36 can be written as the fraction 12/36. So, we simply put the 12 as the numerator of our fraction and put the 36 as the denominator of our fraction.

    12/36 can be simplified by dividing the numerator and the denominator by the greatest common factor of 12 and 36 which is 12 and we get the fraction 1/3.

    The fraction 1/3 still represents the ratio 1/3 even though we have written it in the form of a/b or fraction form.

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