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Summer2011
 4 years ago
Can someone please explain the process of reducing? I know the basics but like: 60/20
Summer2011
 4 years ago
Can someone please explain the process of reducing? I know the basics but like: 60/20

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mmbuckaroos
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so you find something that they both can be divided by easily in this case I would use 10 60 6 3  = =  20 2 1

deaton
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0or u can start out by taking out a 20 fro numerator and denominator

mmbuckaroos
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.160?10=6 20?10=2 6/2 can also be reduced 6/2=3 2/2=1 3 =3 1

Summer2011
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What about 15/60 the teacher was explaining a geometry problem and he reduced 15/60. How did he find what number went into 15 and 60?

deaton
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you can take out a 15. 15 / 15 1 ___ =  60 /15 4
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