### Learn Fractions - How to Reduce Fractions

Check out Bas Rutten's Liver Shot on MMA Surge: http://bit.ly/MMASurgeEp1 In this video, Mahalo math expert Julie Clark demonstrates how you can reduce fractions in a few simple steps. How to Reduce Fractions --------------------------------------------------------------------- To reduce a fraction means you are making it as small as possible while maintaining an equivalent value. It is simple to divide both the numerator and denominator by the same number, but check if you have reduced the fraction completely. You can do this by finding the largest number that goes into both the top and bottom number.?For example, if you have this fraction:?Both the numerator and denominator are divisible by 2. However, 2/4 is not the smallest possible fraction because it can be reduced further.?Find the largest number to divide into both the numerator and denominator. In this case, both 4 and 8 are divisible by 4, so the reduced fraction is 1/2.? Read more by visiting our page at: http://www.mahalo.com/learn-fractions-how-to-reduce-fractions/

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