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Reduce 55/40 to lowest terms

The reduced form of 55/40 is 11/8

Steps to simplifying fractions

  1. Find the GCD (or HCF) of numerator and denominator
    GCD of 55 and 40 is 5
  2. Divide both the numerator and denominator by the GCD
    55 ÷ 5/40 ÷ 5
  3. Reduced fraction: 11/8
    Therefore, 55/40 simplified is 11/8

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