# Question #efac1

##### 1 Answer

Oct 8, 2017

Malia

#### Explanation:

It would be easier to compare the two amounts if the fractions have the same denominator. To do this, we:

**- Convert the mixed fractions to improper fractions**

Malia:

John:

**- Find the LCD (Lowest Common Denominator) and convert the fractions accordingly**

LCD

Malia:

John:

Since, we know they have the same amount of seeds initially, we can just compare the amounts left to see who ate more. **The less amount left, the more that person ate** .