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Which fraction has the greatest value and how did u get the answer....1/8,5/12,9/10

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  1. do a rough comparison:
    1/8 is much less than 1/2
    5/12 is almost 6/12 = 1/2
    9/10 is almost 1, which is > 1/2

    convert to decimal:
    1/8 = 0.125
    5/12 = 0.417
    9/10 = 0.900

    convert to LCD(8,10,12) = 120
    1/8 = 15/120
    5/12 = 50/120
    9/10 = 108/120

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