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Compare 90/32 and 3/35

1st number: 2 26/32, 2nd number: 3/35

90/32 is greater than 3/35

Steps for comparing fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 32 and 35 is 1120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 32 × 35 = 1120,
    90/32 = 90 × 35/32 × 35 = 3150/1120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 32 = 1120,
    3/35 = 3 × 32/35 × 32 = 96/1120
  4. Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
  5. 3150/1120 > 96/1120 or 90/32 > 3/35

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