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Compare 63/75 and 30/36

63/75 is greater than 30/36

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 36 is 900

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 900
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 12 = 900,
    63/75 = 63 × 12/75 × 12 = 756/900
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 25 = 900,
    30/36 = 30 × 25/36 × 25 = 750/900
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 756/900 > 750/900 or 63/75 > 30/36

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