How to reduce (simplify) the common fraction 11/10 to its simplest equivalent form, irreducible? Result written as an improper fraction, as a mixed number, as a decimal number and as a percentage %

To reduce a fraction divide the numerator and the denominator by their greatest common factor, GCF

Factor both the numerator and the denominator, break them down to prime factors:

11 is a prime number, it cannot be factored into other prime factors


10 = 2 × 5

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Calculate the greatest common factor, GCF:

Multiply all the common prime factors, by the lowest exponents.


But, the numerator and the denominator have no common factors.


gcf (11; 2 × 5) = 1

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The numerator and the denominator of the fraction are coprime numbers (no common prime factors, GCF = 1), the fraction cannot be reduced (simplified): irreducible fraction.

Positive improper fraction (numerator > denominator)
Rewrite the fraction:

As a mixed number (also called a mixed fraction):

Mixed number = a whole number and a proper fraction, of the same sign.


Proper fraction = numerator smaller than denominator.


11 ÷ 10 = 1 and remainder = 1 =>


11 = 1 × 10 + 1 =>


11/10 =


(1 × 10 + 1) / 10 =


1 + 1/10 =


1/10

As a decimal number:

1/10 =


1 + 1/10 =


1 + 1 ÷ 10 =


1.1

As a percentage:

1.1 =


1.1 × 100/100 =


110/100 =


110%

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The final answer:
:: written in four ways ::

As a positive improper fraction (numerator > denominator):
11/10 = 11/10

As a mixed number
(a whole number and a proper fraction, of the same sign):
11/10 = 1/10

As a decimal number:
11/10 = 1.1

As a percentage:
11/10 = 110%

How to reduce (simplify) the common fraction: 16/16?


Writing numbers: point '.' used as a decimal mark;

Symbols: / fraction bar; ÷ divide; × multiply; + plus; = equal;

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11/10 already reduced (simplified)
Improper fraction, rewrite it as a mixed number:
11 ÷ 10 = 1 and remainder = 1 =>
11/10 = (1 × 10 + 1)/10 = 1 + 1/10 = 1 1/10
Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
- 15/4 already reduced (simplified)
Improper fraction, rewrite it as a mixed number:
- 15 ÷ 4 = - 3 and remainder = - 3 =>
- 15/4 = ( - 3 × 4 - 3)/4 = - 3 - 3/4 = - 3 3/4
Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
94/5 already reduced (simplified)
Improper fraction, rewrite it as a mixed number:
94 ÷ 5 = 18 and remainder = 4 =>
94/5 = (18 × 5 + 4)/5 = 18 + 4/5 = 18 4/5
Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
- 52/103 already reduced (simplified) Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
11/500 already reduced (simplified) Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
80/130 = (80 ÷ 10)/(130 ÷ 10) = 8/13 Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
14/ - 37 already reduced (simplified) Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
60/14 = (60 ÷ 2)/(14 ÷ 2) = 30/7
Improper fraction, rewrite it as a mixed number:
30 ÷ 7 = 4 and remainder = 2 =>
30/7 = (4 × 7 + 2)/7 = 4 + 2/7 = 4 2/7
Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
227/292 already reduced (simplified) Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
220/60 = (220 ÷ 20)/(60 ÷ 20) = 11/3
Improper fraction, rewrite it as a mixed number:
11 ÷ 3 = 3 and remainder = 2 =>
11/3 = (3 × 3 + 2)/3 = 3 + 2/3 = 3 2/3
Jul 02 17:48 UTC (GMT)
77/45 already reduced (simplified)
Improper fraction, rewrite it as a mixed number:
77 ÷ 45 = 1 and remainder = 32 =>
77/45 = (1 × 45 + 32)/45 = 1 + 32/45 = 1 32/45
Jul 02 17:47 UTC (GMT)
10/400 = (10 ÷ 10)/(400 ÷ 10) = 1/40 Jul 02 17:47 UTC (GMT)
3,169/165 already reduced (simplified)
Improper fraction, rewrite it as a mixed number:
3,169 ÷ 165 = 19 and remainder = 34 =>
3,169/165 = (19 × 165 + 34)/165 = 19 + 34/165 = 19 34/165
Jul 02 17:47 UTC (GMT)
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Fractions reducing to lower terms (simplifying). Equivalent fractions

Let's learn by an example, let's simplify the fraction: 12/16

  • Numerator of the fraction. The number that is above the fraction bar, 12, is called the numerator of the fraction;
  • Denominator of the fraction. The number that is below the fraction bar, 16, is called the denominator of the fraction;
  • The value of the fraction. Fraction 12/16 shows us in how many equal parts the number above the fraction bar, 12, is being divided: into 16 equal parts. Thus, the value of the fraction is calculated as:
  • 12 ÷ 16 = 0.75
  • We notice that the two numbers, the numerator and the denominator, are dividing themselves without any remainder by 2, so we divide them by the same number, 2:
  • 12/16 = (12 ÷ 2)/(16 ÷ 2) = 6/8
  • The value of the fraction 6/8 is calculated as:
  • 6 ÷ 8 = 0.75
  • We notice that the value of the fraction 6/8 is equal to that of the fraction 12/16, namely 0.75
  • Reduced (simplified) fraction, Equivalent fraction. The new fraction, 6/8, is equivalent to the original one, 12/16, that is, it represents the same value or proportion of the whole, and it was calculated out of the original fraction by reducing it (simplifying it): both the numerator and the denominator of the fraction were divided by the number 2.
  • Common factor (divisor). The number 2 that was used to divide the two numbers that make up the fraction is called a common factor or a divisor of the numerator and the denominator of the fraction.
  • Find all the divisors of a number or all the common factors of two numbers, online.
  • The reduced fraction has now a numerator that is equal to 6 and a denominator that is equal to 8.
  • We also notice that the two new numbers, the new numerator and the new denominator, 6 and 8, are also dividing themselves without any remainder by 2 (2 is a common factor of 6 and 8), so we divide them again by 2:
  • 6/8 = (6 ÷ 2)/(8 ÷ 2) = 3/4
  • The value of the fraction 3/4 is calculated as:
  • 3 ÷ 4 = 0.75
  • The new fraction, 3/4, is a reduced fraction (a simplified fraction) and an equivalent of the fractions 12/16 and 6/8
  • Irreducible fraction. Fraction 3/4 is also called an irreducible fraction, in another words it could no longer be reduced or simplified, it is in its simplest form, the numbers 3 and 4, the numerator and the denominator of the fraction, are coprime numbers (prime to each other), not having any common factors other than 1.
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