## Eve and Gerard each have 1/2 of a poster to paint.Eve divide her half into 6 equal section. She painted on section blue. Gerard divided his

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Eve and Gerard each have 1/2 of a poster to paint.Eve divide her half into 6 equal section. She painted on section blue. Gerard divided his hal into 5 equal sections. He painted on section blue. Whose blue section is larger

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Answer:Gerard blue section is larger

Step-by-step explanation:we know that

Eve and Gerard each have 1/2 of a poster to paint.

step 1Eve divide her half into 6 equal section

so

To find out the fraction of each section

Divide 1/2 by 6

step 2Gerard divided his half into 5 equal sections

so

To find out the fraction of each section

Divide 1/2 by 5

step 3Whose blue section is larger?

Compare the fractions

we know that

When comparing fractions that have the same numerator, the fraction with the lowest denominator is larger

therefore

Gerard blue section is larger