# Algebraic Fractions

## A mixture of algebraic fraction calculations and simplifications.

##### Level 1Level 2Level 3Level 4Level 5Exam-StyleDescriptionMore Algebra

This is level 1; Simplifying algebraic fractions. You can earn a trophy if you get at least 9 correct.

$$\frac{2x}{2y}$$

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$$\frac{2a}{4b}$$

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$$\frac{2c}{12d}$$

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$$\frac{3e}{24f}$$

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$$\frac{4g}{24h}$$

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$$\frac{6j}{21k}$$

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$$\frac{12m^2}{27mn}$$

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$$\frac{16pq}{24q^2}$$

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$$\frac{16r^3}{32r^3}$$

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$$\frac{6s^2t}{18st^2}$$

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$$\frac{24u^4v^3}{48u^3v^2}$$

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$$\frac{18w^2z^5}{48w^3z^6}$$

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This is Algebraic Fractions level 1. You can also try:
Level 2 Level 3 Level 4 Level 5

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#### Nine Digits

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## Description of Levels

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Level 1 - Simplifying algebraic fractions.

Level 2 - Multiplying and dividing algebraic fractions.

Level 3 - Adding and subtracting two algebraic fractions.

Level 4 - Simplifying algebraic fractions by factorising.

Level 5 - Mixed algebraic fraction questions.

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