# 56/42 as a simplified form

Here you will see step by step solution to simplify 56/42 fraction to simplified form. 56/42 as a simplified form is 4/3 ,please check the explanation that how to convert 56/42 fraction, as a simplified form.

## Answer: 56/42 as a simplified form is

= 4/3

### How to simplify 56/42 as a simplified form?

To simplify the 56/42 simply find the Greatest Common Factor[GCF] of both numerator and denominator, if GCF is greater than 1 divide both the numerator and denominator by GCF, otherwise, the fraction is already in simplest form.

#### Solution for fraction 56/42 to simplified form

Follow these easy steps to simplify 56/42-

Given fraction is => 56/42

56 = Numerator

42 = Denominator

• Greatest Common Factor(GCF) of the numerator and the denominator :
• GCF(56,42) = 14

• The greatest common factor of the numerator and the denominator is 14.
• Now divide the numerator and the denominator by 14.
• => 56 ÷ 14/42 ÷ 14 = 4/3
= 4/3

Hence, the 56/42 simplified form is 4/3.