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1/3 is the same as 5/15 by multiplying the numerator and the denominator by 5

2/5 is the same as 6/15 by multiplying the numerator and the denominator by 3

6/15 is larger than 5/15 so 2/5 is larger than 1/3.

2/5 is larger than 1/3.
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