5/171 Simplified


How to Reduce 5/171 to its Simplest Form?
The simplified form of the fraction 5/171 is 5/171. Follow our detailed step-by-step solution below to understand how to simplify 5/171.

5/171 as a simplified fraction is 5/171

To reduce 5/171 to a simplfied fraction, follow this steps:

Calculate the Greatest Common Factor (GCF)

  • Factors of the numerator (5): 1, 5
  • Factors of the denominator (171): 1, 3, 9, 19, 57, 171

The greatest number that both the numerator (5) and the denominator (171) share as a factor is 1.

GCF = 1

Divide by the GCF

  • Numerator: 5 ÷ 1 = 5
  • Denominator: 171 ÷ 1 = 171

Result:

Therefore, 5/171 simplified is equal to the fraction 5/171.