# What is #42/56# in simplest form?

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#### Explanation:

Mar 11, 2018

Divide by common factors until you get the simplest form.

#### Explanation:

Divide the numerator and denominator by a common factor.

It is preferable to use the HCF, but sometimes the HCF is not obvious.

Divide both by

The highest common factor is actually