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COMPARING FRACTIONS #2--KEY

Directions:  Compare the fractions below using the appropriate math symbol.  If the fraction on the left is less than the fraction on the right, use the symbol ‘<’.  If the fraction on the left is greater than the fraction on the right, use the symbol ‘>’.  If both fractions are equal, use the symbol ‘=’.

Example:            __>__    because          and         is greater than

1)            ___>__                                                            2)             ___>__

3)            ___<__                                                          4)            ___>__

5)            ___<__                                                         6)                ___=__

7)             ___>__                                                           8)            ___<__

9)            ___<__                                                           10)           ___<__

11)          ___>__                                                          12)          ___>__

13)         ___>__                                                            14)         ___>__

15)       ___>__                                                        16)           ___>__

17)          ___<__                                                           18)          ___<__

19)          ___=__                                                           20)           ___=__