## Dividing Fractions: 1 1/2 Divided by 4

Dividing fractions can seem tricky, but it's actually quite straightforward. Here's how to divide **1 1/2 by 4**:

### 1. Convert Mixed Number to an Improper Fraction

**1 1/2**is the same as**3/2**(multiply the whole number by the denominator and add the numerator, keeping the same denominator).

### 2. Convert the Whole Number to a Fraction

**4**is the same as**4/1**.

### 3. Flip the Second Fraction and Multiply

- When dividing fractions, we flip the second fraction (the divisor) and multiply.
- So,
**3/2 divided by 4/1**becomes**3/2 multiplied by 1/4**.

### 4. Multiply the Numerators and Denominators

**(3 x 1) / (2 x 4) = 3/8**

### Conclusion

Therefore, **1 1/2 divided by 4 is equal to 3/8**.