kwizNET Subscribers, please login to turn off the Ads!
 Email us to get an instant 20% discount on highly effective K-12 Math & English kwizNET Programs!

#### Online Quiz (WorksheetABCD)

Questions Per Quiz = 2 4 6 8 10

### Grade 6 - Mathematics3.4 Comparing Rational Numbers - II

 Method II. Using the arithmetical process The denominators are same: If the denominators are same, the fraction with the smaller numerator is less than the other. Example: Compare -3/8 and -7/8? In the given rational numbers the denominators are same, so we compare the numerators. -7 is less than -3, therefore, -7/8 < -3/8 The numerators are same: If the numerators are same, the fraction with the smaller denominator is greater than the other. Example: Compare 1/2 and 1/3? In the given rational numbers, the numerators are same, so we compare the denominators. i.e., 2 is less than 3, therefore, 1/2 > 1/3 The numerators and denominators are different: If the denominators of two fractions are not same, we should change them into fractions having the same denominators. Example: Compare 3/5 and 4/7? In the given rational numbers, the denominators are not same, so we change them to like denominators. 3/5 = 3/5 x 7/7 = 3x7/5x7 = 21/35. 4/7 = 4/5 x 5/5 = 4x5/7x5 = 20/35. Now the denominators are same and 20 is less than 21. Therefore, 20/35 < 21/35. i.e., 4/7 < 3/5. Directions: Compare the given rational numbers using arithmetical process, and use the sign "<" or ">" to answer. Also write at least 10 examples of your own.
 Q 1: 3/17 _____ 4/5?<> Q 2: 3/8 _____ 3/9?<> Q 3: 1/3 _____ 5/6?>< Q 4: 5/7 _____ 1/3?>< Q 5: 17/8 _____ 37/21?<> Q 6: 2/3 _____ 3/4?>< Q 7: 1/3 _____ 7/9?<> Q 8: 4/5 _____ 6/11?>< Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!

#### Subscription to kwizNET Learning System offers the following benefits:

• Unrestricted access to grade appropriate lessons, quizzes, & printable worksheets
• Instant scoring of online quizzes
• Progress tracking and award certificates to keep your student motivated
• Unlimited practice with auto-generated 'WIZ MATH' quizzes
• Child-friendly website with no advertisements
• Choice of Math, English, Science, & Social Studies Curriculums
• Excellent value for K-12 and ACT, SAT, & TOEFL Test Preparation
• Get discount offers by sending an email to discounts@kwiznet.com

 Quiz Timer