What is a number that can divide 58 and 12?
Lets find out the common number between 58 and 12 . When 58 is divided by 2 the answer is 29 .
12 divided y 2 is 6.
and 58 divided by 12 is 4.833.
The number 58 is not considered a multiple of 4. A simple way of figuring out if a number is a multiple of another number is by dividing the number in question by the multiple. Such as finding out that 12 is a multiple of four. 12/4=3. If the number comes up as a whole number - then that number is a multiple.
You first have to find there greatest common factor (the biggest number that can be divide into both numbers) in this case it would be 12. You then divide 12 by 12 which equals 1.Then divide 12 by 72 which equals 6. Then you put your numerator or top number over your denominator or bottom number. Which should leave you with 1 over 6