## Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

$\frac{5}{6}\lt\frac{11}{12}$
We can rewrite $\frac{5}{6}=\frac{5\times2}{6\times2}=\frac{10}{12}$. $\frac{11}{12}$ is greater than $\frac{10}{12}$, because its numerator is greatest while both denominators are the same Therefore, $\frac{5}{6}\lt\frac{11}{12}$.