85/157 Simplified


How to Reduce 85/157 to its Simplest Form?
The simplified form of the fraction 85/157 is 85/157. Follow our detailed step-by-step solution below to understand how to simplify 85/157.

85/157 as a simplified fraction is 85/157

To reduce 85/157 to a simplfied fraction, follow this steps:

Calculate the Greatest Common Factor (GCF)

  • Factors of the numerator (85): 1, 5, 17, 85
  • Factors of the denominator (157): 1, 157

The greatest number that both the numerator (85) and the denominator (157) share as a factor is 1.

GCF = 1

Divide by the GCF

  • Numerator: 85 ÷ 1 = 85
  • Denominator: 157 ÷ 1 = 157

Result:

Therefore, 85/157 simplified is equal to the fraction 85/157.