# 8. Ila read $25$ pages of a book containing $100$  pages. Lalita read $\frac{2}{5}$ of the same book. Who read less?

S Sanket Gandhi

The fraction of the book read by Ila is:-

$=\ \frac{25}{100}\ =\ \frac{1}{4}$

So we can compare the fraction now:-

$\frac{1}{4}\ <\ \frac{2}{5}$