½ of 12 = 6

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 ¼ of 12 =  3

 I knew because the bottom number tells you how many groups you need. So now I know that a ¼ of 12 is 3 because I split the ice creams into 4 groups of 3. Now I know. Yay :)

 

 ⅓ of 9 =  3

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              Extra challenge question:           of 9 = 6