# rudcing fractions

how would i reduce 45/108 or make it a mix numberb

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1. The fraction is not reduced to lowest terms. We can reduce this fraction to lowest
terms by dividing both the numerator and denominator by 9.

Why divide by 9? 9 is the Greatest Common Divisor (GCD)
or Greatest Common Factor (GCF) of the numbers 45 and 108.
So, this fraction reduced to lowest terms is 5/12

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posted by Claudia
2. Try to think of factors that go into both of these numbers-- the one that I can think of is 9. Divide both of them by 9, or another factor, and that is your reduced fraction. Hope I helped!

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posted by Celina
3. 52 52

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4. 10 100

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