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1^{st} number: 1/35, 2^{nd} number: 3 0/14

135 is smaller than 4214

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

LCM of 35 and 14 is**70** - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,

135 = 1 × 235 × 2 = 270 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,

4214 = 42 × 514 × 5 = 21070 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 270 < 21070 or 135 < 4214

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