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Reduce -42/6 to lowest terms

The reduced form of -42/6 is -7/1

Steps to simplifying fractions

  1. Find the GCD (or HCF) of the absolute values of both numerator and denominator
    GCD of 42 and 6 is 6
  2. Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
    -42 ÷ 6/6 ÷ 6
  3. Reduced fraction: -7/1
    Therefore, -42/6 simplified is -7/1

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