Fraction in Simplest Form – A Fraction is said to be in simplest form when the** numerator** and **denominator** of a fraction has **only common factor **i.e, **1**

In other words, To simplify a fraction in simplest form we **divide** the** numerator** and **denominator** of a fraction **by their H.C.F** ( Highest Common Factor ).

## Fraction in Simplest Form Examples

**QUESTION :**

Convert into its Simplest Form?

**EXPLANATION :**

Finding HCF of **15** and **45**.

Factors of 15 are **3**, **5**

Factors of 45 are **5**, **3**, 3

HCF of **15** and **45** = 3 x 5 = **15**

Divide Numerator and Denominator by their HCF i.e, **15**

Hence, is the simplest form of

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