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Compare 35/90 and 2/27

35/90 is greater than 2/27

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 90 and 27 is 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 90 × 3 = 270,
    35/90 = 35 × 3/90 × 3 = 105/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 10 = 270,
    2/27 = 2 × 10/27 × 10 = 20/270
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 105/270 > 20/270 or 35/90 > 2/27

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