How to Reduce Fractions With the Biggest Numerator?

Answer A fraction is a number that demonstrates the amount of parts in a whole in a ratio format such as 1/2. The number 1/2 translates to 1 of 2 pieces. The two parts of a fraction are the numerator and ... Read More »

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How to Reduce Fractions?

There is so much dividing and it takes so long to reduce fractions (to simplest form)...the way your teacher taught it to you,anyway. Read on to learn another way of reducing fractions.

Steps to Reduce Fractions?

When a fraction is reduced to its lowest form, it can be simplified no further. No common factors other than 1 can be divided evenly into both the numerator (top number) and the denominator (bottom... Read More »

How to Reduce Fractions on a Graphing Calculator?

In order to reduce a fraction, you must find the greatest common factor, or GCF, of both the numerator and denominator. For example, given the fraction 10/20, the GCF of both 10 and 20 is 10. Divid... Read More »

How to Reduce the Lower Term on Fractions?

The lower term in a fraction, the denominator, cannot be reduced unless the upper term, the numerator, is also reduced. This is done by factoring, or dividing both numerator and denominator by prim... Read More »