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Can you see why these are equivalences are true? For example, (7/4)*(3/3) = 21/12. Since 3/3 = 1 we are not "changing" the value of 7/4 by multiplying it by 3/3, we are just reexpressing the fraction. Now you should be able to see which fraction is the largest, second largest and smallest. Hope this helps! Gabe PS  It's normal to feel embarrassed about not being able to do math. The important thing to remember is that everyone has the ability to understand math, it just requires some time and careful, critical thinking.  


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