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Compare 60/28 and 6/54

1st number: 2 4/28, 2nd number: 6/54

60/28 is greater than 6/54

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 54 is 756
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 27 = 756,
    60/28 = 60 × 27/28 × 27 = 1620/756
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 14 = 756,
    6/54 = 6 × 14/54 × 14 = 84/756
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 1620/756 > 84/756 or 60/28 > 6/54

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