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Reduce -12/252 to lowest terms

The reduced form of -12/252 is -1/21

Steps to simplifying fractions

  1. Find the GCD (or HCF) of the absolute values of both numerator and denominator
    GCD of 12 and 252 is 12
  2. Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
    -12 ÷ 12/252 ÷ 12
  3. Reduced fraction: -1/21
    Therefore, -12/252 simplified is -1/21

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