# Math Help - Fractions

1. ## Fractions

Each of the four digits 2 4 6 and 9 is placed in one of the boxes to form a fraction. The numerator and the demoniator are both two digit whole numbers what is the smalest value of all the common fractions that can be formed? express your answer as a common fraction

2. Originally Posted by Dragon
Each of the four digits 2 4 6 and 9 is placed in one of the boxes to form a fraction. The numerator and the demoniator are both two digit whole numbers what is the smalest value of all the common fractions that can be formed? express your answer as a common fraction
Maximize the denominator and minimize the numerator. ( $\frac{2\ 4}{9\ 6} = \frac{8}{32} = \frac{1}{4}$)