# SAT Math Multiple Choice Practice Question 231: Answer and Explanation

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**Question: 231**

**11.** When *n* is divided by 12, the remainder is 6. What is the remainder when *n* is divided by 6?

A. 0

B. 1

C. 2

D. 3

E. 4

**Correct Answer:** A

**Explanation:**

**A** If *n* has a remainder of 6 when it is divided by 12, it must be 6 more than a multiple of 12. Pick any one you like: 18, for example. When 18 is divided by 6, the remainder is 0.