Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

1^{st} number: 3 1/3, 2^{nd} number: 9/10

103 is greater than 910

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 3 and 10 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 10 = 30,

103 = 10 × 103 × 10 = 10030 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,

910 = 9 × 310 × 3 = 2730 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 10030 > 2730 or 103 > 910

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:

Android and iPhone/ iPad

Related: ^{20}/_{3} and ^{9}/_{10} ^{10}/_{3} and ^{18}/_{10} ^{10}/_{6} and ^{9}/_{10} ^{10}/_{3} and ^{9}/_{20} ^{30}/_{3} and ^{9}/_{10} ^{10}/_{3} and ^{27}/_{10} ^{10}/_{9} and ^{9}/_{10} ^{10}/_{3} and ^{9}/_{30} ^{50}/_{3} and ^{9}/_{10} ^{10}/_{3} and ^{45}/_{10} ^{10}/_{15} and ^{9}/_{10} ^{10}/_{3} and ^{9}/_{50} ^{70}/_{3} and ^{9}/_{10} ^{10}/_{3} and ^{63}/_{10} ^{10}/_{21} and ^{9}/_{10} ^{10}/_{3} and ^{9}/_{70}

© everydaycalculation.com