Solutions by » Fraction simplifier

Reduce 252/5251 to lowest terms

252/5251 is already in the simplest form. It can be written as 0.047991 in decimal form (rounded to 6 decimal places).

Steps to simplifying fractions

  1. Find the GCD (or HCF) of numerator and denominator
    GCD of 252 and 5251 is 1
  2. Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
    252 ÷ 1/5251 ÷ 1
  3. Reduced fraction: 252/5251
    Therefore, 252/5251 simplified to lowest terms is 252/5251.

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:
Android and iPhone/ iPad

Equivalent fractions:

More fractions: