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# How do you smplify fractions in a math problem?

Updated: 9/21/2023 Wiki User

11y ago

You symplify fractions if you: Look at the denominator. Take 3/12. Ask: what number goes into 12? Well, 3 and 4. Then divide 12 by 3=4. Do the same thing for the numerator ALWAYS! 3 by 3=1. 1/4. Try these: 2/10. 10 divided by 2=5 and 1. 1/5! Hope this helped. :) Wiki User

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