## Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

$\frac{8}{12}$
$\frac{2}{3}$ = $\frac{}{12}$ Divide 12 by 3, to get 4. Now multiply both the numerator and the denominator of $\frac{2}{3}$ by 4 $\frac{2 * 4}{3 * 4}$ = $\frac{8}{12}$