What is the ratio 16 to 40 written as a fraction in lowest terms? plz 50 points

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What is the ratio 16 to 40 written as a fraction in lowest terms? plz 50 points

16/40 = 2/5 Is your answer I think.

16/40 simplify by GCF divide both by 8 2/5 Answer choice C hope i could help

- [tex]\frac{2}{5}[/tex]

Step-by-step explanation:

The given ration is 16 :40

In fraction, the above ratio can be written as : [tex]\frac{16}{40}[/tex]

To write the above fraction in lowest terms, we need to divide the numerator and the denominator by the greatest common divisor.

Since, [tex]16=2\times8\\40=5\times8[/tex], Hence, 8 is the greatest common divisor of 16 and 40.

Now, divide the numerator and denominator by 8, we get

[tex]\frac{16}{40}=\frac{2}{5}[/tex]

2/5 is the fraction in its lowest terms

2/5 I just took the test in K12

Step-by-step explanation:

the answer is

[tex]\frac{2}{5}[/tex]

2/5 Is your answer

Step-by-step explanation:

16:40 is basically 16/40

16/40 in lowest terms is 2/5

Hope I helped...

2/5

Explanation:

the greatest common factor is 8, so divide both the numerator and denominator by 8 and you get the most simplified fraction

2/5 is the answer for future help just simplify it