198/242 Simplified


How to Reduce 198/242 to its Simplest Form?
The simplified form of the fraction 198/242 is 9/11. Follow our detailed step-by-step solution below to understand how to simplify 198/242.

198/242 as a simplified fraction is 9/11

To reduce 198/242 to a simplfied fraction, follow this steps:

Calculate the Greatest Common Factor (GCF)

  • Factors of the numerator (198): 1, 2, 3, 6, 9, 11, 18, 22, 33, 66, 99, 198
  • Factors of the denominator (242): 1, 2, 11, 22, 121, 242

The greatest number that both the numerator (198) and the denominator (242) share as a factor is 22.

GCF = 22

Divide by the GCF

  • Numerator: 198 ÷ 22 = 9
  • Denominator: 242 ÷ 22 = 11

Result:

Therefore, 198/242 simplified is equal to the fraction 9/11.