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Reduce 16/59 to lowest terms

16/59 is already in the simplest form. It can be written as 0.271186 in decimal form (rounded to 6 decimal places).

Steps to simplifying fractions

  1. Find the GCD (or HCF) of numerator and denominator
    GCD of 16 and 59 is 1
  2. Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
    16 ÷ 1/59 ÷ 1
  3. Reduced fraction: 16/59
    Therefore, 16/59 simplified to lowest terms is 16/59.

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