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Eddie got 2⁄6 of the rope.
Andy got 2⁄8 of the rope.
Fred got 1⁄3 of the rope. what piece is gratrer

 Mar 10, 2020
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Look for LCM of 6, 8 and 3, which is 24, so

 

Eddie  2/6 = 8/24

Andy   2/8 = 6/24

Fred   1/3 =  8/24

 

Alternatively, note that 2/6 is the same as 1/3, and 2/8 is the same as 1/4, and 1/3 is greater than 1/4.

 Mar 10, 2020
edited by Alan  Mar 10, 2020
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thx for the help

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