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Ordering Fractions
Ordering Fractions is arranging the fractions from least
to greatest
or from greatest to least. The order may be
ascending (getting larger in value) or descending
(
becoming smaller in value).
Example 1
Order the fractions 5/6,  3/4,   1/2,  1/5 from least to greatest.
This simply means to put these fractions in order from the
smallest fraction to the largest fraction.
Answer:   1/5, 1/2, 3/4, 5,6
The order is ascending (getting larger in value)
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comparing fractions
Example 2
1/6, 1/3, 2/3
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Write the following fractions from greatest to least
Answer: 2/3, 1/3, 1/6  
The order is ascending descending (becoming smaller in value).
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