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Compare 24/7 and 90/10

1st number: 3 3/7, 2nd number: 9 0/10

24/7 is smaller than 90/10

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 7 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 10 = 70,
    24/7 = 24 × 10/7 × 10 = 240/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    90/10 = 90 × 7/10 × 7 = 630/70
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 240/70 < 630/70 or 24/7 < 90/10

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