Reduce -12/40 to lowest terms
The simplest form of -12/40 is -3/10.
Steps to simplifying fractions
- Find the GCD (or HCF) of the absolute values of both numerator and denominator
GCD of 12 and 40 is 4
- Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
-12 ÷ 4/40 ÷ 4
- Reduced fraction: -3/10
Therefore, -12/40 simplified to lowest terms is -3/10.
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