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What is 1/3-1/12

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First you need common denominators. So multiply 1/3 by 4 (top and bottom) which will be 4/12. Now just do 4/12-1/12. Subtract the top. The answer ends up as 3/12, simplified it is 1/4.

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1/4 simplified or 3/12

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(1/3) x (4/4) = 4/12
1/3 - 1/12 = 4/12 - 1/12 = (4 - 1) / 12 = 3/12 = 1/4

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