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Compare 60/96 and 7/30

60/96 is greater than 7/30

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 96 and 30 is 480
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 96 × 5 = 480,
    60/96 = 60 × 5/96 × 5 = 300/480
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 16 = 480,
    7/30 = 7 × 16/30 × 16 = 112/480
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 300/480 > 112/480 or 60/96 > 7/30

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