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Compare 9/14 and 3/15

9/14 is greater than 3/15

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 15 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 15 = 210,
    9/14 = 9 × 15/14 × 15 = 135/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 14 = 210,
    3/15 = 3 × 14/15 × 14 = 42/210
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 135/210 > 42/210 or 9/14 > 3/15

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