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Lesson 3: Comparing fractions with unlike denominators visually

# Comparing fractions: fraction models

Sal compares fractions visually with pies.

## Want to join the conversation?

• Are there any other way to solve this equations?
• What would you do if you had improper fractions? Use a different technique?
• no,the tequenice is the same
• Are there diffrent ways to solve this?
• I know you just watch another vid about it
• shoudent 7/10 be bigger then 8/9?
• In the fraction 7/10, the pieces are smaller than they are in 8/9 because the whole is broken up into more pieces. Because you have more of the bigger pieces (8 pieces compared to 7), that is the bigger fraction.
• What are fractions?
(1 vote)
• Fractions are the parts that form a whole.
(1 vote)
• cant we just use a common denominator
• are there any other ways to solve this equations?
• how does what he said make sense? I don't understand at all.