# What is the ratio of 8/24?

Jun 17, 2018

$\frac{1}{3}$

#### Explanation:

Divide the denominator and numerator on 8, and you get your answer.

Jun 19, 2018

$\frac{1}{3}$

#### Explanation:

$\frac{8}{24}$

$= \frac{1 \times \cancel{8}}{3 \times \cancel{8}}$

Jun 20, 2018

$\frac{1}{3}$

#### Explanation:

Since both the numerator and denominator have a common factor of $8$, we can divide them by $8$. This gives us

$\frac{1}{3}$

Hope this helps!