Fractions In Simplest Form Calculator


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Fractions In Simplest Form Calculator: performs addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division on two fractions. It also reduces the result to the lowest terms.

What is a fraction?

A fraction is a division written in the form a/b

The divisor term below the fraction bar is called the denominator. It is used to denominate the parts of the division. He gives them their name: half, third, quarter, fifth, ... etc.

The numerator above the fraction bar is used to count the shares.

How to add two fractions?

To add two fractional numbers:

- We transform the two numbers so that they have the same denominators.

- We keep the denominator.

- We add the two numerators.

- Reduce the fraction to lowest terms

How to subtract two fractions?

To subtract two fractional numbers:

- We transform the two numbers so that they have the same denominators.

- We keep the denominator.

- We subtract the two numerators.

- Reduce the fraction to lowest terms

How to multiply two fractions?

to multiply two fractional numbers:

- We multiply the two numerators between them.

- We multiply the two denomerators between them.

- Reduce the fraction to lowest terms

How to divide two fractions?

to divide two fractional numbers:

- We Change the division sign to multiplication

- We flip divisor by switching the top and bottom numbers.

- We multiply the two numerators between them.

- We multiply the two denomerators between them.

- Reduce the fraction to lowest terms