# What is 12/15 in its simplest form?

## What is 12/15 in its simplest form?

In our example of 12/15 = (2 x 2 x 3) / (3 x 5), we can divide the top and bottom by the common factor 3. When we do so, we find that 12/15 = (2 x 2) / 5 or 4/5. So the fraction 12/15 can be simplified or reduced to become the fraction 4/5.

What is the equivalent fraction to 12 16?

3/4
This time, both numbers are the same, so 12/16 IS equivalent to 3/4 . By using this equivalent fraction calculator, you can also see how to obtain one fraction from another!

What grade is a 12 15?

Now we can see that our fraction is 80/100, which means that 12/15 as a percentage is 80%.

### How to reduce 12 / 16 to the simplest form?

* The factors of 16 are 1,2,4,8,16. We can see that the GCD is 4 because it is the largest number by which 12 y 16 can be divided without leaving any residue. To reduce this fraction, simply divide the numerator and denominator by 4 (the GCF). So, 12 16 = 12÷4 16÷4 = 3 4. Thus, 12 16 is equivalent to 3 4 in the reduced form.

How is 12 16 equivalent to 3 4?

Thus, 12 16 is equivalent to 3 4 in the reduced form. (*) The factors are numbers that multiply each other to get another number. For example, 2 and 3 are factors of 6, because by multiplying them you get 6. The fraction 12 16 is equal to 12÷16 and can also be expressed as a decimal as 0.75 and expressed as a percentage as 75%.

When to use GCF to simplify 12 / 16?

This is a proper fraction once the absolute value of the top number or numerator (12) is smaller than the absolute value of the bottom number or denomintor (16). The fraction 12 16 can be reduced. We will use the Greatest Common Factor (GCF) method to simplify it.

## Which is the numerator in the fraction 12 / 16?

Here we will simplify 12/16 to its simplest form and convert it to a mixed number if necessary. In the fraction 12/16, 12 is the numerator and 16 is the denominator.