Compare and sort in ascending order the set of the ordinary fractions: - 50/12, - 25/12, - 16/36. Ordinary fractions compared and sorted in ascending order, result explained below

Sort: - 50/12, - 25/12, - 16/36

The operation of sorting fractions in ascending order:
- 50/12, - 25/12, - 16/36

Analyze the fractions to be compared and ordered, by category:

negative improper fractions with equal denominators: - 50/12, - 25/12;


1 negative proper fraction: - 16/36;

How to sort and order fractions by categories:

Any negative improper fraction is smaller than


any negative proper fraction

Sort the negative improper fractions:
- 50/12 and - 25/12

The fractions have the same denominator, compare their numerators.

The larger the numerator the smaller the negative fraction.

The fractions sorted in ascending order:
- 50/12 < - 25/12


::: Comparing operation :::
The final answer:

Negative improper fractions, in ascending order:
- 50/12 < - 25/12

All the fractions sorted in ascending order:
- 50/12 < - 25/12 < - 16/36

More operations of this kind:

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55/17, 36/14, 22/48


Symbols: / fraction bar; ÷ divide; × multiply; + plus; - minus; = equal; < less than;

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Tutoring: Comparing ordinary fractions

How to compare two fractions?

1. Fractions that have different signs:

2. A proper and an improper fraction:

3. Fractions that have both like numerators and denominators:

4. Fractions that have unlike (different) numerators but like (equal) denominators.

5. Fractions that have unlike (different) denominators but like (equal) numerators.

6. Fractions that have different denominators and numerators (unlike denominators and numerators).

More on ordinary (common) math fractions theory:

(1) What is a fraction? Fractions types. How do they compare?


(2) Fractions changing form, expand and reduce (simplify) fractions


(3) Reducing fractions. The greatest common factor, GCF


(4) How to, comparing two fractions with unlike (different) numerators and denominators


(5) Sorting fractions in ascending order


(6) Adding ordinary (common, simple) fractions


(7) Subtracting ordinary (common, simple) fractions


(8) Multiplying ordinary (common, simple) fractions


(9) Fractions, theory: rational numbers