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Compare 2/3 and 1/35

2/3 is greater than 1/35

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 35 is 105
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 35 = 105,
    2/3 = 2 × 35/3 × 35 = 70/105
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 3 = 105,
    1/35 = 1 × 3/35 × 3 = 3/105
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 70/105 > 3/105 or 2/3 > 1/35

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