Predict: I predict that this question is going to be about working backwards to find a given value.
Read: I think of a number,multiply it by4 and the divide by 3. If the result is 12, what was the original number?
BIG Question: What was the original number?
Solution: We have to work backwards in this problem. Firstly, we have to times 12 by 3 which equals 36. Then we divide by 4 to get our answer, 9.