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Compare 15/4 and 63/75

1st number: 3 3/4, 2nd number: 63/75

15/4 is greater than 63/75

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 75 is 300
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 75 = 300,
    15/4 = 15 × 75/4 × 75 = 1125/300
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,
    63/75 = 63 × 4/75 × 4 = 252/300
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 1125/300 > 252/300 or 15/4 > 63/75

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