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reduce the following to their lowest term
18/27,
85/119,
58/87,
75/120,
39/52

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18/27 = 2/3

85/119 = 5/7

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

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

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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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