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Yes. Consider two negative fractions. Since they are negative, both are less than 1. But their product is positive and so greater than either.

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Q: When will the quotient of two fractions less than 1 be greater than either fraction?
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Why the quotient of two fractions is always greater than either fraction?

the quotient is always greater than the either fraction because any time when you multiply either number with 1 you will get the whole entire universe heheheheh


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That is simply not true. For example, consider the quotient of 2/9 and 2/3.(2/9) / (2/3) = (2*3)/(9*2) = 3/9 = 1/3 which, unless I am very much mistaken, is not greater than one of the fractions: namely 2/3.


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What type of fraction has a numerator that is greater than or equal to its denominator?

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Why does the quotient of two fractions less than 1 greater than either fraction?

The statement is simply not true.Consider 2/9 and 2/3, both are fractions which are less than 1.Their quotient is (2/9) / (2/3) = (2/9)*(3/2) = 3/9 = 1/3The last time I checked, 1/3 was not greater than 2/3. I have no idea where you are getting your rubbish assertions from.


When you divide two fractions does the quotient always greater than either fraction?

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Why is the quotient of two fractions less than either fraction?

There can be no reason because your assertion is not true.For example, 1/6 and 1/2 are both fractions less than one. But their quotient is (1/6)/(1/2) = (1/6)*(2/1) = 2/6 = 1/3. And that is not more than 1/2.


Why is the quotient of two fractions less than 1 always greater than either fraction?

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Is a compound fraction a equation that shows that two ratios are equivalent?

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What is 3 over 47 written as an improper fraction?

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What is greater a fraction or mix number?

Mixed numbers are a type of fraction.


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The quotient of any two negative integers is a negative number true or false?

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How do you find fractions equivalent to each other?

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