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Reduce 4/17 to lowest terms

4/17 is already in the simplest form. It can be written as 0.235294 in decimal form (rounded to 6 decimal places).

Steps to simplifying fractions

  1. Find the GCD (or HCF) of numerator and denominator
    GCD of 4 and 17 is 1
  2. Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
    4 ÷ 1/17 ÷ 1
  3. Reduced fraction: 4/17
    Therefore, 4/17 simplified to lowest terms is 4/17.

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