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1^{st} number: 1/14, 2^{nd} number: 6 2/9

114 is smaller than 569

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 14 and 9 is**126**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 126 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,

114 = 1 × 914 × 9 = 9126 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 14 = 126,

569 = 56 × 149 × 14 = 784126 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 9126 < 784126 or 114 < 569

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