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Compare 9/3 and 9/35

1st number: 3 0/3, 2nd number: 9/35

9/3 is greater than 9/35

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 35 is 105
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 35 = 105,
    9/3 = 9 × 35/3 × 35 = 315/105
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 3 = 105,
    9/35 = 9 × 3/35 × 3 = 27/105
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 315/105 > 27/105 or 9/3 > 9/35

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