Fraction in Simplest Form Worksheet

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1.

Express the fraction $\frac{12}{16}$ in its simplest form.

a. | $\frac{6}{8}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{1}{7}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{3}{4}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{3}{8}$ |

[Simplify the fraction by dividing both the numerator and the denominator by 2.]

As

[Simplify the fraction by dividing both the numerator and the denominator by 2.]

So, the simplest form of the fraction

Correct answer : (3)

2.

Simplify the fraction $\frac{2}{6}$ .

a. | $\frac{1}{4}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{1}{3}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{1}{2}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{3}{4}$ |

[Simplify the fraction by dividing 2 and 6 by the common factor 2.]

So, the simplified form of the fraction

Correct answer : (2)

3.

Is the fraction $\frac{2}{10}$ in its simplest form or not?

a. | No | ||

b. | Yes |

As 2 and 10 have common factors other than 1, the fraction

Correct answer : (1)

4.

Is the fraction $\frac{2}{5}$ in its simplest form or not?

a. | Yes | ||

b. | No |

As 2 and 5 have no common factors other than 1, the fraction

Correct answer : (1)

5.

Is the fraction $\frac{3}{6}$ in its simplest form? If not, write it in its simplest form.

a. | Yes | ||

b. | No, $\frac{1}{2}$ | ||

c. | No, $\frac{1}{3}$ | ||

d. | No, $\frac{2}{4}$ |

As 3 and 6 have common factors other than 1, the fraction

[Simplify the fraction by dividing both the numerator and the denominator by 3.]

So, the simplified form of the fraction

Correct answer : (2)

6.

What is the simplest form of the fraction $\frac{27}{36}$?

a. | 1 | ||

b. | $\frac{3}{5}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{3}{4}$ | ||

d. | none of these |

[Simplify the fraction by dividing both the numerator and the denominator by a common factor 3.]

As

[Simplify the fraction by dividing both the numerator and the denominator by a common factor 3.]

So, the simplest form of the fraction

Correct answer : (3)

7.

Write the simplified form of the fraction $\frac{2}{4}$.

a. | $\frac{1}{3}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{2}{4}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{1}{5}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{1}{2}$ |

[Simplify the fraction by dividing 2 and 4 by 2.]

So, the simplified form of the fraction

Correct answer : (4)

8.

Is the fraction $\frac{4}{6}$ in its simplest form or not?

a. | Yes | ||

b. | No |

As 4 and 6 have common factors other than 1, the fraction

Correct answer : (2)

9.

Is the fraction $\frac{3}{5}$ in its simplest form or not?

a. | No | ||

b. | Yes |

As 3 and 5 have no other common factors other than 1, the fraction

Correct answer : (2)

10.

A pizza was cut and distributed among 4 persons. Each person got $\frac{3}{12}$ fraction of pieces. Write the fraction in its simplest form.

a. | $\frac{3}{4}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{1}{4}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{3}{5}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{1}{3}$ |

[Simplify the fraction by dividing 3 and 12 by 3.]

So, the simplified form of the fraction

Correct answer : (2)