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# comparing fractions and evaluate expressions with fractions

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1. Place the following set of numbers in ascending order.

-2/5,1/6,7/8 -5/9,3/4

2. Which of the following numbers are integers?

11/3,9.7,-163,-3/8,1

3. Determine the maximum and minimum values of the following set of numbers. 36/7,-1,-2/3,-5,26/9

4. Evaluate [-14]

8. Determine the maximum and minimum values of the following set of numbers. 2,-8,1/2,-5/3,9/4,-7,-73/9

9. Subtract 7/9 -(13/18

10.Multiply (4)(-3/2)

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Math real number system
1. Place the following set of numbers in ascending order.

-2/5,1/6,7/8 -5/9,3/4
First of all, negative number < positive number
To compare the fractions, it is best to write them using the same denominator.
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The solution deals with the basic operations of fractions.

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