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Hi Negra. To compare the quantities, it would help to convert them to improper For example, if I wanted to know whether 3 20/3 is the same as 8 5/9, 3 20/3 = 3 + 20/3 = 3x(3/3) + 20/3 = 9/3 + 20/3 = (9 + 20) / 3 = 29 / 3. and 8 5/9 = 8 + 5/9 = 8(9/9) + 5/9 = 72/9 + 5/9 = (72 + 5) / 9 = 77 / 9. Now I try to find a common denominator for 29 / 3 and 77 / 9. I think So I have shown that 3 20/3 is the same as 87/9 and 8 5/9 is the same You can compare your mixed fractions the same way. Cheers,  


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