# 15/24 Simplified in Lowest Terms 15/24 simplified in lowest terms provides the detailed information of what is the simplest form of 15/24, and the answer with steps help students to understand how to simplify the fraction in reduced form.

Simplify 15/24 in Lowest Terms
15/24 = (?)
15/24 = (3 x 5)/(2 x 2 x 2 x 3)
= 5/8
15/24 = 5/8
15/24 simplified is 5/8

where,
15/24 is the given fraction to be simplified,
5/8 is the lowest term of 15/24.

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## How to: Reduce 15/24

step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
Input values:
Fraction = 15/24

what to be found:
15/24 = ?
Reduce 15/24 in lowest terms.

step 2 Find the prime factors of the numerator of given fraction 15/24.
Prime factors of 15 = 3 x 5

step 3 Find the prime factors of the denominator of given fraction 15/24.
Prime factors of 24 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 3

step 4 Rewrite the fraction 15/24 in the form of prime factors as like the below:
15/24= (3 x 5) / (2 x 2 x 2 x 3)

step 5 Check and reduce the factors of 15 and 24 if any factors in the numerator and denominator can be cancelled each other in the above fraction of prime factors:
= (3 x 5) / (2 x 2 x 2 x 3)
= ( 5)/(2 x 2 x 2 )
15/24 = 5/8
Hence,
15/24 in simplest form is 5/8. 