Chapter 1 - Introduction to Algebraic Expressions - Test: Chapter 1 - Page 78: 12

$\dfrac{3}{7}$

Work Step by Step

Cancelling the common factor between the numerator and the denominator, then the given expression, $\dfrac{24}{56}$, simplifies to \begin{array}{l}\require{cancel} \dfrac{\cancel{8}\cdot3}{\cancel{8}\cdot7} \\\\= \dfrac{3}{7} .\end{array}

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