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**Comparing Mixed Numbers Fractions**

The greater than and less than symbols are use

to compare mixed number fractions.

> greater than < less than

When the whole numbers are the same, then the mixed

number with the largest fraction has the greatest value.

Examples:

4 2/3 > 4 1/3 7 1/5 < 7 3/5

6 3/4 > 6 1/4

When the whole numbers are different, the mixed number

with the largest whole number is bigger fraction.

Examples:

4 2/3 > 3 1/3 7 3/5 > 5 1/5