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Compare 70/6 and 2/63

1st number: 11 4/6, 2nd number: 2/63

70/6 is greater than 2/63

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 63 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 21 = 126,
    70/6 = 70 × 21/6 × 21 = 1470/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 2 = 126,
    2/63 = 2 × 2/63 × 2 = 4/126
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 1470/126 > 4/126 or 70/6 > 2/63

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