What is 12/15 simplified?
Here we will simplify 12/15 to its simplest form and convert it to a mixed number if necessary.
In the fraction 12/15, 12 is the numerator and 15 is the denominator.
When you ask "What is 12/15 simplified?", we assume you want to know how to simplify the numerator and denominator to their smallest values, while still keeping the same value of the fraction.
We do this by first finding the greatest common factor of 12 and 15, which is 3.
Then, we divide both 12 and 15 by the greatest common factor to get the following simplified fraction:
Therefore, this equation is true:
12/15 = 4/5
If the numerator is greater than or equal to the denominator of a fraction, then it is called an improper fraction. In that case, you could convert it into a whole number or mixed number fraction.
4/5 = Proper Fraction
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