When the numerator is less than the denominator then it is a common fraction but if the numerator is greater than the denominator then it is an improper fraction.
It is 1.
Multiply the numerator of the fraction by the same amount that you multiply the denominator of that fraction.
1 is the greatest common factor of any fraction in lowest terms.
That is why it is called an improper fraction because a proper or a common fraction always has its numerator less than its denominator.
When the GCF of the numerator and the denominator is 1, the fraction is in its simplest form.
A fraction where the numerator and denominator have a GCF of 1 is said to be in its simplest form.
Find the greatest common factor between the numerator and the denominator, then divide the numerator by greatest common factor and then divide denominator by greatest common factor, for a new simplified fraction.
the fraction is in its simplest form
The fraction is said to be in its lowest terms when the greatest common factor of the numerator and denominator is 1
It means dividing the numerator and denominator of the fraction by their greatest common factor.
Then the fraction is in its simplest form.
The fraction is in its simplest form.
When the numerator is a factor of the denominator.