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Q: What fraction is larger 1 2 or 2 3?

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Any fraction where the numerator is larger than the denominator (improper fraction.) 3/2 can also be written as 1 1/2.

An improper fraction is a fraction where the top number, numerator, is larger than the bottom, denominator.1 2/3= 5/3

One seventh is larger than one eighth. The smaller the number under a 1 in a fraction, the larger that fraction is. Think 1/4, 1/3, 1/2 and you'll see the size of the fraction increasing; the numbers are becoming larger.

No. If you convert both to 15ths, 2/5 is 6/15, while 1/3 is 5/15. So 2/5 is larger. Another way to tell which fraction is larger is to cross-multiply. The fraction with the numerator which gives the larger product when multiplied by the other denominator is the larger one. So if you multiply the 2 from 2/5 with the 3 from 1/3, you get 6. If you multiply the 1 from 1/3 with the 5 from 2/5, you get five. So 6 is larger than 5, meaning that 2/5 is larger.

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Yes. For example, 2/3 is greater than 1/3. After reducing to the GCD, the fraction with the larger numerator is the larger number.

The answer includes an infinite number of fractions, but the simple way to get a larger fraction is to increase the size of the numerator, or decrease the size of the denominator, so 3/7 is larger than 2/7, and 2/6 (which reduces to 1/3) is larger than 2/7.

3/2improper fraction for 1 and 1 half = 3/21 1/2:= [(2 * 1)+1]/2= [2+1]/2= 3/2 in improper fraction1 and a half as a improper fraction = 3/211/2:= [(2 * 1)+1]/2= [2+1]/2= 3/2 in improper fraction

One half. Put them into like denominators and you will see (1/2)* 3/3 = 3/6 vs (1/3)* 2/2 = 2/6. Three sixths is large than two sixths therefore one half is larger

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fraction of a fraction means fraction times fraction. Note: of in Math means multiply Example: 1/2 of 1/3 = 1/2 x 1/3 = 1/6

2/3 = 66.6% 5/8 = 62.5% 2/3 is larger

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