What is 42/12 as a mixed number?

The improper fraction 42/12 as a mixed number is 3 6/12

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Convert 42/12 as a mixed number

In order to convert 42/12 to a mixed number, we need to divide the numerator by the denominator to get a whole number and a remainder, and express the result as a whole number and a proper fraction.

42 ÷ 12 = 3 with a remainder of 6

To see it, we just need to put the whole number together with our remainder and original denominator:

42/12
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3
6/12

So 42/12 as a mixed number is 3 6/12.

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