Divisibility Rules Worksheet: Reducing Fractions
By Lisa Williams
March 26, 2001

Write true or false.

(1) 3/12 = 1/4

(2) 4/10 = 1/2

(3) 2/3 = 4/6

Reduce these fractions to lowest terms by dividing both terms by the greatest common factor. Greatest common factor means the largest number that is a factor for both numerator and denominator. In 'Mississippiese', it means the biggest number that will go into both top and bottom of the fraction)

 (4) 18/30     (5) 8/12     (6) 6/24     (7) 5/100     (8) 3/9     (9) 12/20     (10) 12/14     (11) 30/55     (12) 15/20 (13) 12/16     (14) 18/27     (15) 54/63     (16) 15/21     (17) 6/30     (18) 2/18     (19) 4/22     (20)12/132

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