# 24/28 Simplified in Lowest Terms

24/28 simplified in lowest terms provides the detailed information of what is the simplest form of 24/28, and the answer with steps help students to understand how to simplify the fraction in simplest form.

Simplify 24/28 in Lowest Terms
24/28 = (?)
24/28 = (2 x 2 x 2 x 3)/(2 x 2 x 7)
= 6/7
24/28 = 6/7
The simplest form of 24/28 is 6/7

where,
24/28 is the given fraction to be simplified,
6/7 is the lowest term of 24/28.

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## How-to: Simplify 24/28 in Lowest Terms

The below solution with step by step work shows how to find what is the lowest term of 24/28. The fraction 24/28 simplified can be found by using anyone of the below two methods:
1. Prime factorization method,
2. GCF method.

Prime Factorization Method :
step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
Input values:
Fraction = 24/28

what to be found:
24/28 = ?
Find what is the lowest term of 24/28.

step 2 Find the prime factors of the numerator of given fraction 24/28.
Prime factors of 24 = 2 x 2 x 2 x 3

step 3 Find the prime factors of the denominator of given fraction 24/28.
Prime factors of 28 = 2 x 2 x 7

step 4 Rewrite the fraction 24/28 in the form of prime factors as like the below:
24/28= (2 x 2 x 2 x 3) / (2 x 2 x 7)

step 5 Check and cancel the factors of 24 and 28 if any factors in the numerator and denominator can be cancelled each other in the above fraction of prime factors:
= (2 x 2 x 2 x 3) / (2 x 2 x 7)
= ( 2 x 3)/( 7)

step 6 Simplify and rewrite the fraction as like the below:
= 6/7
24/28 = 6/7
Hence,
the simplest form of 24/28 is 6/7.

GCF Method :
step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
Input values:
Fraction = 24/28

what to be found:
24/28 = ?
Find what is the lowest term of 24/28.

step 2 Find GCF (Greatest Common Factor) for both numerator and denominator of the fraction 24/28.
The GCF of 24 and 28 is 4.

step 3 Divide the numerator and denominator of the fraction 24/28 by GCF 4:
= (24/4)(28/4)

step 4 Simplify the above expression:
= (24/4)(28/4)
= 6/7
24/28 = 6/7

Hence,
6/7 is the simplified or lowest term of 24/28.