 Comparing/Ordering Fractions, Equivalent Fractions,
a selection of answers from the Dr. Math archives.
 See if some of these answers from the Dr. Math archives help you understand
how to compare fractions or put them in order:
 Comparing Fractions
 What is the easiest way of telling that one fraction is bigger than
another (e.g. 5/9 and 5/6)?
 Comparing Fractions
 How do you place fractions in descending or ascending order?
 Comparing Fraction Size: Two Methods
 What fraction is greatest, 5/13, 2/5, or 7/15?
 Ordering Fractions
 How do I order the fractions 2/3, 3/5, and 2/7?
 Ordering Improper Fractions
 How can I explain ordering improper fractions?
 Putting Fractions in Order
 I am trying to order fractions from least to greatest, but am having no luck.
 Putting Rational Numbers in Order
 I have to order 4/15, 6/17, and 3/16 from least to greatest, and I can't use a calculator.
 Shortcut for Comparing Fractions
 My teacher showed us how to cross multiply to compare fractions.
 Fractions in Ascending Order
 Rearrange b/a, d/c, bd/ac, b+d/a+c, 1 in ascending order...
 Equivalent Fractions
 Equivalent Fractions
 What are equivalent fractions and how do you use them?
 Equivalent Fractions
 I am trying to understand equivalent fractions like 6/12 = 1/2.
