# 2/6 Simplified in Lowest Terms 2/6 simplified in lowest terms provides the detailed information of what is the simplest form of 2/6, and the answer with steps help students to understand how to simplify the fraction in reduced form.

Simplify 2/6 in Lowest Terms
2/6 = (?)
2/6 = (2)/(2 x 3)
= 1/3
2/6 = 1/3
2/6 simplified is 1/3

where,
2/6 is the given fraction to be simplified,
1/3 is the lowest term of 2/6.

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## How to: Reduce 2/6

step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
Input values:
Fraction = 2/6

what to be found:
2/6 = ?
Reduce 2/6 in lowest terms.

step 2 Find the prime factors of the numerator of given fraction 2/6.
Prime factors of 2 = 2

step 3 Find the prime factors of the denominator of given fraction 2/6.
Prime factors of 6 = 2 x 3

step 4 Rewrite the fraction 2/6 in the form of prime factors as like the below:
2/6= (2) / (2 x 3)

step 5 Check and reduce the factors of 2 and 6 if any factors in the numerator and denominator can be cancelled each other in the above fraction of prime factors:
= (2) / (2 x 3)
= (1)/( 3)
2/6 = 1/3
Hence,
2/6 in simplest form is 1/3. 