No, it can be simplified as: 119/56
28 over 56 simplified is 1/2.
56/16 is not a normal fraction. These types of fractions are known as "Improper" fractions. Improper simply means that numerator (top number) is larger than the denominator (bottom number). Basically, these are a division problem.56/15 is the same as 56 Ã· 1615 x 1 = 1515 x 2 = 315 x 3 = 4515 x 4 = 60Since 16 x 4 is higher than our 56 we go back to the one before it - 15 x 3. This means that our "whole" number is 3.Now this becomes a subtraction problem: 56 - 45 = 11. Lastly, put your fraction back together.56/15 is simplified when it's 3 11/15.Check Your Work:We can simply check our work to verify that our mixed number fraction (a fraction that contains a whole number and a fraction. i.e 2 1/2, 3 16/41, etc).Turning Mixed Number back to Improper: Keep the denominator the same. Multiply the denominator by the whole number and add the numerator.Keep the Denominator the same: ??/15Multiply the denominator by the whole number: 15 x 3 = 45/15Add the numerator: 45 + 11 = 56/15
39/56 cannot be simplified further.
No, it is already simplified.
No, it cannot.
53/56 is in its simplest form.
40/56 = 5/7