# Simplify Fractions (shortcuts)

This educational poster provides students with quick "shortcut" tips for simplifying fractions. It focuses on three common scenarios where fractions can be simplified in an easier, faster way.

The poster features:

A section on even numbers in the numerator and denominator, showing how to divide by 2

A section on numbers ending in 5 or 0, showing how to divide by 5

A section on numbers ending in 0, showing how to divide by 10

Worked examples demonstrating each shortcut scenario

This math poster acts as a helpful visual aid to reinforce simplifying fractions. It can be displayed in the classroom as an easy reference for students. The shortcuts allow students to simplify fractions more efficiently.

An excellent addition to elementary and middle school math classrooms when teaching simplifying fractions. This poster provides useful tips students can apply to reduce fractions to their simplest forms quickly. An engaging supplementary resource to build math skills! As with all of our resources, it is customizable so you can tailor this resource for your class.