## How can you tell which fraction is bigger?

As long as the denominators are the same, the fraction with the greater numerator is the greater fraction, as it contains more parts of the whole. The fraction with the lesser numerator is the lesser fraction as it contains fewer parts of the whole.

## Is 3/4 bigger or smaller?

3/4 is bigger and the explanation is down below.

## Which fraction is the largest 3 4 or 5 6?

Converting to Decimal

Now that these fractions have been converted to decimal format, we can compare the numbers to get our answer. 0.75 is NOT greater than 0.8333 which also means that 3/4 is NOT greater than 5/6.

## Whats thicker 5 8 or 1/4 inch?

Now we have to find the L C M for the denominator of the two fractions to make the denominator common. (58)” button is (38)” greater than (14)” button.

## Which is bigger 5/8 of an inch or 3/4 of an inch?

What is this? Now that these fractions have been converted to decimal format, we can compare the numbers to get our answer. 0.75 is greater than 0.625 which also means that 3/4 is greater than 5/8.

## What is bigger a quarter inch or 3 8?

Answer: 3/8 is bigger than 1/4

Let us find the value of the fractions in the following section. Explanation: 3/8 is expressed as 0.375 as a decimal and 1/4 is expressed as 0.25 in its decimal form. It is clear that the value of 3/8 is more than 1/4.

## Whats bigger 1/2 inch or 5 8?

Now that these fractions have been converted to have the same denominator, we can clearly see by looking at the numerators that 5 is NOT less than 4 which also means that 5/8 is NOT less than 1/2.

## What is bigger half inch or 3 8?

0.5 is greater than 0.375 which also means that 1/2 is greater than 3/8.

## Where is 3/8th on a ruler?

The very first line on the left hand side of the ruler is the 1/16 of an inch mark. Between 0 and 1 inch, there are marks that denote 1/16, 2/16 (or 1/8), 3/16, 4/16 (or 1/4), 5/16, 6/16 (or 3/8), 7/16, 8/16 (or 1/2), 9/16, 10/16 (or 5/8), 11/16, 12/16 (3/4), 13/16, 14/16 (or 7/8), 15/16, 16/16 (or 1) of an inch.

## What fraction is bigger 3 4 or 3 8?

This is the smallest number that can be divided by both 4 and 8. In this case, the lowest common denominator is 8. … Now that these fractions have been converted to have the same denominator, we can clearly see by looking at the numerators that 6 is greater than 3 which also means that 3/4 is greater than 3/8.

## Is slightly bigger than 3 8?

Use this handy chart to convert from fractions to decimals and millimeters.
Fraction Conversion Table
Fraction Decimal Millimeters
3/8 0.375 9.525
25/64 0.390625 9.921
13/32 0.40625 10.318

## What is bigger a half or 1 4?

1 2 > 1 4 Halves are larger than fourths, so one half is greater than one fourth.

## What fraction is bigger 3 4 or 3 5?

What is this? Now that these fractions have been converted to decimal format, we can compare the numbers to get our answer. 0.6 is NOT greater than 0.75 which also means that 3/5 is NOT greater than 3/4.

## Which is the greater number?

The number that has the first place value with a bigger digit is farther from 0 on the number line. The number farthest to the right on the number line is the greater number.

## What fraction is bigger than 3 4?

Answer: Yes, 3/4 is bigger than 1/2.
3/4 = 0.75
1/2 = 0.5

## What fraction is smaller?

When fractions have the same numerator, compare them by comparing the denominators. When the numerators are the same, the fraction with the smaller denominator is larger. Saying this a different way, the larger the denominator, the smaller the number is.

## Is a half bigger than 3 5?

Converting to Decimal

0.6 is greater than 0.5 which also means that 3/5 is greater than 1/2.

## What fractions are bigger than 1?

An improper fraction is always 1 or greater than 1.