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Compare 90/14 and 1/30

1st number: 6 6/14, 2nd number: 1/30

90/14 is greater than 1/30

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 30 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 15 = 210,
    90/14 = 90 × 15/14 × 15 = 1350/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,
    1/30 = 1 × 7/30 × 7 = 7/210
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 1350/210 > 7/210 or 90/14 > 1/30

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