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Compare 28/8 and 10/63

1st number: 3 4/8, 2nd number: 10/63

28/8 is greater than 10/63

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 63 is 504
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 63 = 504,
    28/8 = 28 × 63/8 × 63 = 1764/504
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,
    10/63 = 10 × 8/63 × 8 = 80/504
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 1764/504 > 80/504 or 28/8 > 10/63

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