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OpenStudy (anonymous):

How do you simplify a fraction ???? I NEED HELP

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

what's an example?

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

umm 15/54

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

you have to find a common factor of 15 and 54

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

3 is a common factor of both

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

ok that helps alot

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

yw

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

then do i divie the numerator by the denominator

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

no, you divide both 15 and 54 by 3 so the simplified answer is 5/18

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

ya thats what i meant

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

ok then yes

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

thx for helping i get it now!

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

no problem

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

can u help me with 3/40

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

thx i got it u helped me sooo much!

8 years ago
OpenStudy (anonymous):

3/40 can't be reduced

8 years ago
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