Mathematics

# what is 96/126 in simplest form

#### sakoonce1

3 years ago

I do believe the answer  is 48/63d's, but im not entirely positive.

#### Andrewsmith

3 years ago

Firs find a common fact between the numerator and denominator ~ Which is 3.

Divide 3 into the top and bottom
96/126 / 3/3 = 32/42

(continue to simplify)

Common factor between 32/42 is 2:

32/42 / 2/2 = 16/21

16/21 can be simplified anymore!

So 96/126 simplified is 16/21

How that helps!
:)