Posted by **dDavid** on Monday, January 28, 2013 at 5:02pm.

reduce the following to their lowest term

18/27,

85/119,

58/87,

75/120,

39/52

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, January 28, 2013 at 5:14pm
18/27 = 2/3

85/119 = 5/7

Study those examples and this website. Then post your own answers for the other problems.

I'll be glad to check your answers.

http://www.mathsisfun.com/simplifying-fractions.html

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**Steve**, Monday, January 28, 2013 at 5:15pm
factor each number completely, then cancel duplicate factors in top and bottom.

For example,

85=17*5

119 = 17*7

17*5/17*7 = 5/7

do the others in like wise.

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