Reduce -196/140 to lowest terms
The simplest form of -196/140 is -7/5.
Steps to simplifying fractions
- Find the GCD (or HCF) of the absolute values of both numerator and denominator
GCD of 196 and 140 is 28
- Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
-196 ÷ 28/140 ÷ 28
- Reduced fraction: -7/5
Therefore, -196/140 simplified to lowest terms is -7/5.
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