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1027 is greater than 484

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

LCM of 27 and 84 is**756**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 756 - For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 28 = 756,

1027 = 10 × 2827 × 28 = 280756 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 9 = 756,

484 = 4 × 984 × 9 = 36756 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 280756 > 36756 or 1027 > 484

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