# Fraction : Fraction « Apache Common « Java Tutorial

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import org.apache.commons.lang.math.Fraction;

public class MainClass {

public static void main(String[] args) {
Fraction numer1 = Fraction.getFraction( 3, 4 );
Fraction numer2 = Fraction.getFraction( 51, 3509 );

Fraction numerator = numer1.multiplyBy( numer2 );
Fraction denominator = Fraction.getFraction( 41, 59 );

Fraction result = numerator.divideBy( denominator );

System.out.println( "Expression as Fraction: " + result.reduce().toString() );
System.out.println( "Expression as double: " + result.doubleValue() );

Fraction test1 = Fraction.getFraction( 1, 2 );
Fraction test2 = Fraction.getFraction( 2, 4 );

System.out.println( "1/2 equals 2/4: " + test1.equals( test2 ) );

double value = Fraction.getFraction( 10000, 100000 ).pow( 6 ).doubleValue();
double reduced = Fraction.getFraction( 10000, 100000 ).reduce().pow( 6 ).doubleValue();

System.out.println( "Fraction to pow 6 without reduction: " + value );
System.out.println( "Fraction to pow 6 with reduction: " + reduced );
}
}
```
```Expression as Fraction: 9027/575476
Expression as double: 0.015686145034719084
1/2 equals 2/4: false
Fraction to pow 6 without reduction: 1.0E-6
Fraction to pow 6 with reduction: 1.0E-6```