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Compare 63/75 and 25/50

63/75 is greater than 25/50

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 50 is 150

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 150
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 2 = 150,
    63/75 = 63 × 2/75 × 2 = 126/150
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,
    25/50 = 25 × 3/50 × 3 = 75/150
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 126/150 > 75/150 or 63/75 > 25/50

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