In “**how to equivalent fractions**” questions you are given two fractions with different denominators and you have to get equivalent fractions by making two denominators equal. The process of making two fractions with different denominators equal comprises two following easy steps.

Step – 1

Multiply smaller denominator with a number to make it equal with larger denominator.

Step – 2

Multiply numerator with the same number.

**Example : how to equivalent fraction**

**Solution**

Multiply smaller denominator (4) with 4 to get 16 which is the denominator of the second fraction.

Now multiply numerator of the first fraction with the same number.