Reduce -36/42 to lowest terms
The simplest form of -36/42 is -6/7.
Steps to simplifying fractions
- Find the GCD (or HCF) of the absolute values of both numerator and denominator
GCD of 36 and 42 is 6
- Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
-36 ÷ 6/42 ÷ 6
- Reduced fraction: -6/7
Therefore, -36/42 simplified to lowest terms is -6/7.
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