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Reduce 296/159 to lowest terms

296/159 is already in the simplest form. It can be written as 1.861635 in decimal form (rounded to 6 decimal places).

Steps to simplifying fractions

  1. Find the GCD (or HCF) of numerator and denominator
    GCD of 296 and 159 is 1
  2. Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
    296 ÷ 1/159 ÷ 1
  3. Reduced fraction: 296/159
    Therefore, 296/159 simplified to lowest terms is 296/159.

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