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LCD(5, 8) = 40.So 3/5 = 24/40 and 5/8 = 25/40.

The second fraction, that is 5/8, is greater.

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5/8 is greater.

Q: What fraction is greater three fifths or five eights?

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equivalent fraction of three fifths = 6/10

The decimal version of three fifths is .6 (six tenths is the same as three fifths).

4/10

It is three fifths.

3/5 (three over five).Three fifths = 3/5

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There are infinitely many fractions greater than two fifths; the most obvious answer would be three fifths. A half is also greater than two fifths.

2/5 is greater.

three fifths is greater. if the number on top is the same, then the one with the least on bottom is the greatest.

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Three eights is 37.5%. :)

Yes. If the numerators are the same, the larger the denominator the smaller the fraction is.

1 half is greater. This is because if you convert one half into eighths it = 4 eighths.

equivalent fraction of three fifths = 6/10