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Compare 63/70 and 30/36

63/70 is greater than 30/36

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 36 is 1260
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 18 = 1260,
    63/70 = 63 × 18/70 × 18 = 1134/1260
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 35 = 1260,
    30/36 = 30 × 35/36 × 35 = 1050/1260
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 1134/1260 > 1050/1260 or 63/70 > 30/36

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