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Which is a correct comparison of the fractions? 4/5 and 5/6 (answer)

First, it helps to know what the numbers in a fraction represent.  The top number tells how many parts you have.  The bottom number tells how many parts are needed to make one whole thing.     So, 4/5 means you've got 4 parts, but need one more to make a whole. 5/6 means...