Compare and sort in ascending order the two common ordinary fractions, which one is larger: 366/897 and 374/901. Common ordinary fractions compared and sorted in ascending order, result explained below
Compare: 366/897 and 374/901
To compare and sort multiple fractions, they should either have the same denominator or the same numerator.
The operation of comparing fractions: 366/897 and 374/901
Simplify the operation Reduce (simplify) the fractions to their lowest terms equivalents:
Build up the fractions to the same common numerator:
Expand each fraction: multiply both its numerator and denominator by its corresponding expanding number, calculated at the step 2, above.
This way all the fractions will have the same numerator:
122/299 = (11 × 122)/(11 × 299) = 1,342/3,289
22/53 = (61 × 22)/(61 × 53) = 1,342/3,233
The fractions have the same numerator, compare their denominators.
The larger the denominator the smaller the positive fraction.
The larger the denominator the larger the negative fraction.
::: The operation of comparing fractions ::: The final answer:
The fractions sorted in ascending order: 1,342/3,289 < 1,342/3,233
The initial fractions sorted in ascending order: 366/897 < 374/901
How are the numbers being written on our website: comma ',' is used as a thousands separator; point '.' used as a decimal separator; numbers rounded off to max. 12 decimals (if the case). The set of the used symbols on our website: '/' the fraction bar; ÷ dividing; × multiplying; + plus (adding); - minus (subtracting); = equal; ≈ approximately equal.
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