###### Alissa Fong

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# Comparing Fractions - Problem 3

Alissa Fong
###### Alissa Fong

MA, Stanford University
Teaching in the San Francisco Bay Area

Alissa is currently a teacher in the San Francisco Bay Area and Brightstorm users love her clear, concise explanations of tough concepts

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In order to compare fractions in any way, they need to have the same denominators. First, see if there are any numbers that you can confidently place as largest or smallest. Then identify the LCM of all of the other denominators and re-write the fractions in equivalent forms to compare the numerators. Be sure to read the instructions carefully to see if you are to order them from least to greatest or greatest to least.

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