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# Arrange the following rational numbers in the ascending order 54,23,68,85,92.

A

23<68<54<85<92

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54<68<23<85<92

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C

92<85<54<68 < 23

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D

92<23<54<85<68

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Solution

## The correct option is A 23<68<54<85<92 To compare the rational numbers, we first make the denominators equal. L.C.M of the denominators 4, 3, 8, 5, 2 is 120. Equivalent fractions with the denominator 120 are 54×3030=150120 23×4040=80120 68×1515=90120 85×2424=192120 92×6060=540120 Since the denominator is same in the above equivalent fractions, we can decide the ascending order based on the numerator values. Ascending order : 23<68<54<85<92

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