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if we make the number "something" equal to y , then we would get the equation

**12y=3**

if we divide both sides by **12** to get **y**, we get:

**y=3/12**

which is simplified to

**y=1/4**

**so 12 times 1/4 is equal to 3.**

mathisopandcool May 19, 2021

#1**+1 **

Best Answer

if we make the number "something" equal to y , then we would get the equation

**12y=3**

if we divide both sides by **12** to get **y**, we get:

**y=3/12**

which is simplified to

**y=1/4**

**so 12 times 1/4 is equal to 3.**

mathisopandcool May 19, 2021