## Video and Examples

is the same amount as , but can be reduced even further.

Since 9 and 10 do not have a common factor larger than 1, we say is in simplest form.

A quicker way to reduce would have been to divide both numbers by 4.

Use this applet to verify that two fractions are indeed equivalent.

# Self-Check

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