# Calculator comparing fractions

The calculator performs basic and advanced operations with fractions, expressions with fractions combined with integers, decimals, and mixed numbers. It also shows detailed step-by-step information about the fraction calculation procedure. Solve problems with two, three, or more fractions and numbers in one expression.

# Calculator comparing fractions

### 1/4 < 2/3

1/4 is less than 2/3### 3/12 < 8/12

### 0.25 < 0.666666666667

#### Rules for expressions with fractions:

**Fractions**- use the slash “/” between the numerator and denominator, i.e., for five-hundredths, enter

**5/100**. If you are using mixed numbers, be sure to leave a single space between the whole and fraction part.

The slash separates the numerator (number above a fraction line) and denominator (number below).

**Mixed numerals**(mixed fractions or mixed numbers) write as non-zero integer separated by one space and fraction i.e.,

**1 2/3**(having the same sign). An example of a negative mixed fraction:

**-5 1/2**.

Because slash is both signs for fraction line and division, we recommended use colon (:) as the operator of division fractions i.e.,

**1/2 : 3**.

Decimals (decimal numbers) enter with a decimal point

**.**and they are automatically converted to fractions - i.e.

**1.45**.

The colon

**:**and slash

**/**is the symbol of division. Can be used to divide mixed numbers

**1 2/3 : 4 3/8**or can be used for write complex fractions i.e.

**1/2 : 1/3**.

An asterisk

*****or

**×**is the symbol for multiplication.

Plus

**+**is addition, minus sign

**-**is subtraction and

**()[]**is mathematical parentheses.

The exponentiation/power symbol is

**^**- for example:

**(7/8-4/5)^2**= (7/8-4/5)

^{2}

The calculator follows well-known rules for

**order of operations**. The most common mnemonics for remembering this order of operations are:

**PEMDAS**- Parentheses, Exponents, Multiplication, Division, Addition, Subtraction.

**BEDMAS**- Brackets, Exponents, Division, Multiplication, Addition, Subtraction

**BODMAS**- Brackets, Of or Order, Division, Multiplication, Addition, Subtraction.

**GEMDAS**- Grouping Symbols - brackets (){}, Exponents, Multiplication, Division, Addition, Subtraction.

Be careful, always do

**multiplication and division**before

**addition and subtraction**. Some operators (+ and -) and (* and /) has the same priority and then must evaluate from left to right.

## Fractions in word problems:

- Comparing and sorting

Arrange in descending order this fractions: 2/7, 7/10 & 1/2 - Equivalent fractions

Are these two fractions equivalent -4/9 and 11/15? - Ten fractions

Write ten fractions between 1/3 and 2/3 - Compare

Compare fractions (34)/(3) and (12)/(4). Which fraction of the lower? - Fractions

Sort fractions z_{1}= (6)/(11); z_{2}= (10)/(21); z_{3}= (19)/(22) by its size. Result write as three serial numbers 1,2,3. - Fraction

Find for what x fraction (-4x -6)/(x) equals: - Arrange

Arrange the following in descending order: 0.32, 2on5, 27%, 1 on 3 - 5 books

5 books cost $28.75. Justin wants to buy 8 similar books. He has $50. Does he have enough? - Dividends

The three friends divided the win by the invested money. Karlos got three-eighths, John 320 permille, and the rest got Martin. Who got the most and which the least? - A laundry

Mr. Green washed 1/4 of his laundry. His son washed 3/7 of it. Who washed most of the laundry? How much of the laundry still needs to be washed? - Leo hiked

Leo hiked 6/7 of a kilometer. Jericho hiked 2/3 kilometer. Who covered a longer distance? How much longer? - How many

How many integers are greater than 547/3 and less than 931/4? - Buing

Brother got to buy 240 CZK and could buy for 1/8 what he wanted. Could he pay the rest of the purchase for 200 CZK?

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