Steps to Reduce Fractions?

Answer 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 »

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Steps to Add Unlike Fractions?

Unlike fractions have unlike denominators. Add them by converting both fractions to a common denominator, adding the numerators over the common denominator and then reducing the result if possible.... Read More »

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.

How to Reduce Fractions for the Fifth Grade?

Students should have a basic working knowledge of fractions and decimals by the end of fifth grade. Knowing how to reduce or simplify fractions to their lowest terms is essential to solving fractio... Read More »

How to Reduce Fractions With the Biggest Numerator?

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 »