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Compare 15/32 and 9/75

15/32 is greater than 9/75

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 32 and 75 is 2400
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 32 × 75 = 2400,
    15/32 = 15 × 75/32 × 75 = 1125/2400
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 32 = 2400,
    9/75 = 9 × 32/75 × 32 = 288/2400
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 1125/2400 > 288/2400 or 15/32 > 9/75

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