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Compare 63/75 and 25/70

63/75 is greater than 25/70

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 70 is 1050

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1050
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 14 = 1050,
    63/75 = 63 × 14/75 × 14 = 882/1050
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 15 = 1050,
    25/70 = 25 × 15/70 × 15 = 375/1050
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 882/1050 > 375/1050 or 63/75 > 25/70

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