Why is it that when you do A * b/c the answer is one (b/c)th of A? What is the operation of multiplication doing to the two numbers so that this happens? Also how does this logic work when A is also a fraction?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Reason why multiplication gives fraction of a number

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