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    10/16 Simplified in Lowest Terms

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    10/16 simplified in lowest terms provides the detailed information of what is the simplest form of 10/16, and the answer with steps help students to understand how to simplify the fraction in reduced form.


    Simplify 10/16 in Lowest Terms
    10/16 = (?)
    10/16 = (2 x 5)/(2 x 2 x 2 x 2)
    = 5/8
    10/16 = 5/8
    10/16 simplified is 5/8

    where,
    10/16 is the given fraction to be simplified,
    5/8 is the lowest term of 10/16.

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    How to: Reduce 10/16

    step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
    Input values:
    Fraction = 10/16

    what to be found:
    10/16 = ?
    Reduce 10/16 in lowest terms.

    step 2 Find the prime factors of the numerator of given fraction 10/16.
    Prime factors of 10 = 2 x 5

    step 3 Find the prime factors of the denominator of given fraction 10/16.
    Prime factors of 16 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 2

    step 4 Rewrite the fraction 10/16 in the form of prime factors as like the below:
    10/16= (2 x 5) / (2 x 2 x 2 x 2)

    step 5 Check and reduce the factors of 10 and 16 if any factors in the numerator and denominator can be cancelled each other in the above fraction of prime factors:
    = (2 x 5) / (2 x 2 x 2 x 2)
    = ( 5)/( 2 x 2 x 2)
    10/16 = 5/8
    Hence,
    10/16 in simplest form is 5/8.

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