# is 75/60 closer to 0, 1/2, or 1?

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• 75/60 is 1 1/4, so it is closer to 1.

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• 75/60 is closer to 1

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• 75/60 closer to 1 .

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• Any time the numerator (top number) is greater than the denominator (bottom number), the expression is greater than one. So, since 75/60 is greater than 1, it is greater than all of the numbers and 1 is greater than the 0, or 1/2, so, 75/60 is closer to the largest number of the group, which is 1.

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• Since 75 is larger than 60 is has to be more than 1.

• Hockey
Lv 6
3 days agoReport

If 75/60 is more than 1, it is obvious that of the three numbers, it is closest to 1.

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• 75/60 is closer to 1 rather than 0 or 1/2.

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• closest to 1

75/60 - 0 = 75/60

75/60 - 1/2 = 75/60 - 30/60 = 45/60

75/60 - 1 = 75/60 - 60/60 = 15/60

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• Close to '1'

75/60

Cancel down by '5'

15/12

Cancel down by '3'

5/4

convert to a mixed fraction

5/4 = 1 1/4

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• We know:

0 < 1/2 < 1

In your fraction (75/60), the numerator is bigger than the denominator, so it will be bigger than 1.

Specifically, 75/60 = 5/4 = 1¼

It's closest to 1

• SumDude
Lv 7
6 days agoReport

You did not cheat and use a calculator (or even your brain) did you ?? I mock these 0/0's // regards

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• 1 as 75/60 = 1-1/4

• Rinkydink
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