Q. 85.0( 4 Votes )

Write the following in decreasing order:


Answer :

Now for arranging rational numbers in increasing or decreasing order make the denominator of numbers equal. But as we can see from the numbers that would make the whole process very long.


We can divide the numbers and can calculate the approximate values.


21/17 = 1.235


31/27 = 1.148


13/11 = 1.18


41/37 = 1.10


51/47 = 1.08


9/8 = 1.125


Now we can easily arrange the numbers as follows


21/17 > 13/11 > 31/27 > 9/8 > 41/37 > 51/47


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