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Compare 75/98 and 14/20

75/98 is greater than 14/20

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 98 and 20 is 980
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 98 × 10 = 980,
    75/98 = 75 × 10/98 × 10 = 750/980
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 49 = 980,
    14/20 = 14 × 49/20 × 49 = 686/980
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 750/980 > 686/980 or 75/98 > 14/20

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