Reduce -36/18 to lowest terms
The simplest form of -36/18 is -2/1.
Steps to simplifying fractions
- Find the GCD (or HCF) of the absolute values of both numerator and denominator
GCD of 36 and 18 is 18
- Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
-36 ÷ 18/18 ÷ 18
- Reduced fraction: -2/1
Therefore, -36/18 simplified to lowest terms is -2/1.
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