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Compare 6/9 and 1/70

6/9 is greater than 1/70

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 70 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 70 = 630,
    6/9 = 6 × 70/9 × 70 = 420/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 9 = 630,
    1/70 = 1 × 9/70 × 9 = 9/630
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 420/630 > 9/630 or 6/9 > 1/70

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