Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

36 is greater than 210

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 6 and 10 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,

36 = 3 × 56 × 5 = 1530 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,

210 = 2 × 310 × 3 = 630 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1530 > 630 or 36 > 210

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:

Android and iPhone/ iPad

Related: ^{3}/_{6} and ^{4}/_{10} ^{3}/_{12} and ^{2}/_{10} ^{3}/_{6} and ^{2}/_{20} ^{9}/_{6} and ^{2}/_{10} ^{3}/_{6} and ^{6}/_{10} ^{3}/_{18} and ^{2}/_{10} ^{3}/_{6} and ^{2}/_{30} ^{15}/_{6} and ^{2}/_{10} ^{3}/_{30} and ^{2}/_{10} ^{3}/_{6} and ^{2}/_{50} ^{21}/_{6} and ^{2}/_{10} ^{3}/_{6} and ^{14}/_{10} ^{3}/_{42} and ^{2}/_{10} ^{3}/_{6} and ^{2}/_{70}

© everydaycalculation.com