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anonymous
 one year ago
which arrangement for these fractions is from least to greatest 2/3 3/5 5/7
anonymous
 one year ago
which arrangement for these fractions is from least to greatest 2/3 3/5 5/7

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think its 3/5, 2/3, 3/5 is that right?

texaschic101
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0it might make it easier if you turned the fractions to decimals

texaschic101
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.02/3 = 0.666 3/5 = 0.60 5/7 = 0.71 now try it

texaschic101
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0crazy girl.....you got 3/5 listed twice in your answer

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Hi! You can rename the fractions to better compare them. The denominators are 3,5,7; the least common denominator in this case is the product (because they don't have any shared factors): LCD = 3*5*7 = 105. Then, 3/5 = (multiply top & bottom by 35) = 63/105 2/3 = 70/105 5/7 = 75/105 so the correct ordering from least to greatest is: 3/5, 2/3, 5/7 Getting the decimal approximations works well, too (as another person suggested). It's great to have different tools to attack the same problem! Have a great day...
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