# 14/16 Simplified in Lowest Terms 14/16 simplified in lowest terms provides the detailed information of what is the simplest form of 14/16, and the answer with steps help students to understand how to simplify the fraction in reduced form.

Simplify 14/16 in Lowest Terms
14/16 = (?)
14/16 = (2 x 7)/(2 x 2 x 2 x 2)
= 7/8
14/16 = 7/8
14/16 simplified is 7/8

where,
14/16 is the given fraction to be simplified,
7/8 is the lowest term of 14/16.

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## How to: Reduce 14/16

step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
Input values:
Fraction = 14/16

what to be found:
14/16 = ?
Reduce 14/16 in lowest terms.

step 2 Find the prime factors of the numerator of given fraction 14/16.
Prime factors of 14 = 2 x 7

step 3 Find the prime factors of the denominator of given fraction 14/16.
Prime factors of 16 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 2

step 4 Rewrite the fraction 14/16 in the form of prime factors as like the below:
14/16= (2 x 7) / (2 x 2 x 2 x 2)

step 5 Check and reduce the factors of 14 and 16 if any factors in the numerator and denominator can be cancelled each other in the above fraction of prime factors:
= (2 x 7) / (2 x 2 x 2 x 2)
= ( 7)/( 2 x 2 x 2)
14/16 = 7/8
Hence,
14/16 in simplest form is 7/8. 