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Compare 30/90 and 4/24

30/90 is greater than 4/24

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 90 and 24 is 360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 90 × 4 = 360,
    30/90 = 30 × 4/90 × 4 = 120/360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 15 = 360,
    4/24 = 4 × 15/24 × 15 = 60/360
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 120/360 > 60/360 or 30/90 > 4/24

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