Q: What is bigger one third or two sevenths?

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Two sevenths is bigger.

2/21

One half is the biggest.

Three of anything is generally bigger than two of the same thing.

2/21

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Well, firstly, the LCM (Lowest Common Multiple) of 3 and 7 is 21. Try to convert those fractions into fractions with denominators of 21. Multiply 3x7 in one thirds and 1x7, which changes one third to seven twenty-oneths. Multiply 7x3 in two sevenths and 2x3, which changes two sevenths to six twenty-oneths. Therefore, one third (seven twenty-oneths) is greater than two sevenths (six twenty-oneths).

Two thirds.

two fifths.

no

1/4 < 2/7