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Compare 9/6 and 9/10

1st number: 1 3/6, 2nd number: 9/10

9/6 is greater than 9/10

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    9/6 = 9 × 5/6 × 5 = 45/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    9/10 = 9 × 3/10 × 3 = 27/30
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 45/30 > 27/30 or 9/6 > 9/10

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