Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

912 is greater than 1040

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 12 and 40 is**120**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 120 - For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 10 = 120,

912 = 9 × 1012 × 10 = 90120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,

1040 = 10 × 340 × 3 = 30120 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 90120 > 30120 or 912 > 1040

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:

Android and iPhone/ iPad

Related: ^{18}/_{12} and ^{10}/_{40} ^{9}/_{12} and ^{20}/_{40} ^{9}/_{24} and ^{10}/_{40} ^{9}/_{12} and ^{10}/_{80} ^{27}/_{12} and ^{10}/_{40} ^{9}/_{12} and ^{30}/_{40} ^{9}/_{36} and ^{10}/_{40} ^{45}/_{12} and ^{10}/_{40} ^{9}/_{12} and ^{50}/_{40} ^{9}/_{60} and ^{10}/_{40} ^{63}/_{12} and ^{10}/_{40} ^{9}/_{12} and ^{70}/_{40} ^{9}/_{84} and ^{10}/_{40}

© everydaycalculation.com