Posted by jake on .
2/3 or 8/9 what has the greatest value in the pair and what is the inequality that shows the relationship

1st grade 
Ms. Sue,
2/3 = 6/9
2/3 < 8/9 
1st grade 
jake,
then which is bigger 4/5 or 5/12

1st grade 
Ms. Sue,
Find the common denominator and then compare the fractions.
4/5 = 48/60
5/12 = 25/60
http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/commondenominator.html 
1st grade 
jake,
thanks this was very helpful

1st grade 
Ms. Sue,
You're very welcome.
The next time you post, though, please do not falsify your grade level. Type your school subject in the blank. 
1st grade 
Reiny,
I was also curious where fractions are taught in grade 1.

1st grade 
danielle,
8/9

1st grade 
The puzzler,
tamil tigers would of won!