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Compare 6/45 and 1/10

6/45 is greater than 1/10

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 10 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    6/45 = 6 × 2/45 × 2 = 12/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    1/10 = 1 × 9/10 × 9 = 9/90
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 12/90 > 9/90 or 6/45 > 1/10

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