Q: More fractions greater than a half?

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In fractions equivalent to 1/2, the numerator is half of the denominator. Any fraction where the numerator is less than half of the denominator, like 19/40, is less than 1/2. Any fraction where the numerator is more than half of the denominator, like 49/96, is greater than 1/2. That's also a quick way to compare fractions. 4/9 is less than 5/8.

2/3 x 3/5

If the fraction is less than half, round down. If the fraction is half or greater, round up.

2/3 3/4 4/5

All improper fractions, like 22/7, are greater than one.

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Unfortanitly,No

In fractions equivalent to 1/2, the numerator is half of the denominator. Any fraction where the numerator is less than half of the denominator, like 19/40, is less than 1/2. Any fraction where the numerator is more than half of the denominator, like 49/96, is greater than 1/2. That's also a quick way to compare fractions. 4/9 is less than 5/8.

2/3 or 4/5 or 93/100 There are an infinite number of fractions greater than a half

2/3 x 3/5

Yes, 0.6 is greater than one half. When comparing fractions and decimals, you can also convert them to the same form for easier comparison.

Any fraction with a numerator of one and a denominator greater than two.

All positive fractions are greater than zero.

To compare fractions convert them to equivalent fractions having the same denominator. 1/2 = 4/8. By comparison of the numerators it can be seen that 4/8 is greater than 3/8. Therefore 1/2 is greater than 3/8.

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.

Fractions that are greater than one are known as improper or 'top-heavy' fractions as the numerator is greater than the denominator.

If the fraction is less than half, round down. If the fraction is half or greater, round up.

2/3 3/4 4/5