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Reduce 159/196 to lowest terms

159/196 is already in the simplest form. It can be written as 0.811224 in decimal form (rounded to 6 decimal places).

Steps to simplifying fractions

  1. Find the GCD (or HCF) of numerator and denominator
    GCD of 159 and 196 is 1
  2. Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
    159 ÷ 1/196 ÷ 1
  3. Reduced fraction: 159/196
    Therefore, 159/196 simplified to lowest terms is 159/196.

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