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    How do you convert fractions into their simplest form? Thank you
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    (Original post by BTAnonymous)
    any examples?
    19/45 46/74 or ones like that please
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    you find their highest common factor for instance if i had 5/10 the highest common factor that are in 10 and 5 is 5. you then ask yourself how many 5s in 5 which is 1, and how many 5s in 10 which is 2, thus giving 1/2

    if you do the same with 19/45 you will find that they dont share a common factor and thus cant be reduced
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    (Original post by Nots0_mundan3)
    19/45 46/74 or ones like that please
    find the highest common factor of the numerator and denominator. 19 is prime so 19/45 is simplified fully. 46/76 both have a common factor of 2 so divide top and bottom by 2 to get 23/38.
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    Thank you very much I now understand how to do it
 
 
 
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