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Compare 9/3 and 3/25

1st number: 3 0/3, 2nd number: 3/25

9/3 is greater than 3/25

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 25 is 75
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 25 = 75,
    9/3 = 9 × 25/3 × 25 = 225/75
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 3 = 75,
    3/25 = 3 × 3/25 × 3 = 9/75
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 225/75 > 9/75 or 9/3 > 3/25

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