# How do you simplify #(- 6.6) / 2.4#?

##### 3 Answers

It is

#### Explanation:

The way you do this is to start by dividing it.

Then you can use your calculator and use >DMS key or you can see what the numbers are after the comma.

Because it is

#### Explanation:

If multiply both the denominator and numerator by 10, that's the same as multiplying by 1:

No we can split each denominator and numerator into their prime factors:

We see that on the top, one of the

#### Explanation:

#"multiply numerator/denominator by 10"#

#rArr-6.6/2.4xx10/10=-66/24#

#"divide numerator/denominator by 6"#

#rArr-cancel(66)^(11)/cancel(24)^4=-11/4larrcolor(blue)"in simplest form"#

#"a fraction is in "color(blue)"simplest form"" when no other"#

#"factor but 1 will divide into the numerator/denominator"#