Boris ran the mile in
4 1/8 minutes.
Gunther ran the mile
in 4.123 minutes.
Change the fraction to a decimal by dividing
the numerator by the denominator.
Make sure each decimal has
the same amount of places.
Compare.
Example: 2/9___ .223
2 divided by 9 = .222…
Hence, .222 < .223 |