# What Is 40/100 In Simplest Form?

## What Is 40/100 In Simplest Form?

The fraction 40/100 in simplest form is 2/5.

## Simplifying Fractions

Equivalent fractions are fractions that have the same value. Anytime we simplify a fraction by eliminating common factors of the numerator and denominator, we create an equivalent fraction to the original fraction.

Putting a fraction in simplest form is actually just a matter of creating an equivalent fraction that cannot be simplified any further.