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Compare 9/6 and 81/35

1st number: 1 3/6, 2nd number: 2 11/35

9/6 is smaller than 81/35

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 35 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 35 = 210,
    9/6 = 9 × 35/6 × 35 = 315/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    81/35 = 81 × 6/35 × 6 = 486/210
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 315/210 < 486/210 or 9/6 < 81/35

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