Equivalent Fractions of 3/9
Equivalent Fractions of 3/9 are fractions that are different than 3/9, but still have the same value.
There are an unlimited number of fractions that are equivalent to 3/9. We will give you the five lowest and by lowest, we mean the lowest combination of numerators and denominators that has the same value as 3/9.
First, we find the greatest common factor of 3 and 9 which is 3.
Then, we divided the numerator and denominator of 3/9 by the greatest common factor to get the lowest possible equivalent fraction of 3/9.
Finally, we multiply the numerator and denominator of the lowest possible equivalent fraction by 2 to get the second lowest equivalent fraction, by 3 to get the third lowest equivalent fraction and so on up to 5.
Here is our solution:
The results are all the same when you divide the numerator by the denominator for all of the equivalent fractions above. That means that our math is correct.