Fraction are simplified so that numerator & denominator cannot be smaller.

Let’s take some examples

(1)
2/(-3)

2/(-3) = (-2)/3

Here 2 & 3 cannot be divided

So, standard form is (-2)/3

Transcript

2) 𝟐/𝟒
2/4
Here 1 & 2 cannot be divided
So, standard form is 1/2
(3) (−𝟑)/𝟔
3/6
So, standard form is (−1)/2
(4) 𝟖/(−𝟐𝟒)
8/(−24) = (−8)/24
= (−8)/24
= (−4)/12
= (−1)/3
So, standard form is (−1)/3
(5) (−𝟔)/(−𝟑𝟔)
(−6)/(−36) = 6/36
= 6/36
= 1/6
So, standard form is 1/6

Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.

Hi, it looks like you're using AdBlock :(

Displaying ads are our only source of revenue. To help Teachoo create more content, and view the ad-free version of Teachooo... please purchase Teachoo Black subscription.

Please login to view more pages. It's free :)

Teachoo gives you a better experience when you're logged in. Please login :)

Solve all your doubts with Teachoo Black!

Teachoo answers all your questions if you are a Black user!