Write 1095/1168 in simplest form.

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Write 1095/1168 in simplest form.

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Write 1095 and 1168 in the prime factorization,

We get

1095 = 3 × 5 × 73

And 1168 = 24 ×73.

∴ 1095/1168 = $\frac{3\times 5\times 73}{2^4\times 73}$

$\frac{15}{16}$.

Hence,

Simplest form of $\frac{1095}{1168}$ is $\frac{15}{16}$.