Simplify 72/10 Fraction

72/10 Simplified is equal to 7 1/5

How to Simplify 72/10

72
10
=
7
1
5

We can simplify this fraction by dividing each number by the greatest common factor.
The greatest common factor is 2

72
10
=
72 ÷ 2
10 ÷ 2
=
36
5

Because the result of simplifying returns the numerator greater than the denominator, so we have an improper fraction, which means we can simplify it by one more step is to convert the improper fraction to a mixed number.

36
5
=
36 ÷ 5 = 7 +
36 - (7 x 5)
5
=
7
1
5

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Final result
=
7
1
5

Calculation steps:

72
10
=
72 ÷ 2
10 ÷ 2
=
36
5
=
7
1
5

📌 Negative signs in fractions

Positive Fractions

-1
-2
=
-
1
-2
=
-
-1
2
=
1
2

Negative Fractions

-1
2
=
1
-2
=
-
-1
-2
=
-
1
2