# 8/6 Simplified in Lowest Terms 8/6 simplified in lowest terms provides the detailed information of what is the simplest form of 8/6, and the answer with steps help students to understand how to simplify the fraction in reduced form.

Simplify 8/6 in Lowest Terms
8/6 = (?)
8/6 = (2 x 2 x 2)/(2 x 3)
= 4/3
8/6 = 4/3
8/6 simplified is 4/3

where,
8/6 is the given fraction to be simplified,
4/3 is the lowest term of 8/6.

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## How to: Reduce 8/6

step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
Input values:
Fraction = 8/6

what to be found:
8/6 = ?
Reduce 8/6 in lowest terms.

step 2 Find the prime factors of the numerator of given fraction 8/6.
Prime factors of 8 = 2 x 2 x 2

step 3 Find the prime factors of the denominator of given fraction 8/6.
Prime factors of 6 = 2 x 3

step 4 Rewrite the fraction 8/6 in the form of prime factors as like the below:
8/6= (2 x 2 x 2) / (2 x 3)

step 5 Check and reduce the factors of 8 and 6 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) / (2 x 3)
= ( 2 x 2)/( 3)
8/6 = 4/3
Hence,
8/6 in simplest form is 4/3. 