# How do you simplify #24 : 36#?

Hence to simplify them we can divide them by their Greatest Common Factor.

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To simplify the fraction ( \frac{24}{36} ), find the greatest common divisor (GCD) of 24 and 36, which is 12. Then, divide both the numerator and denominator by this common divisor:

[ \frac{24}{36} = \frac{24 \div 12}{36 \div 12} = \frac{2}{3} ]

So, ( \frac{24}{36} ) simplifies to ( \frac{2}{3} ).

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