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1^{st} number: 10/27, 2^{nd} number: 1 28/70

1027 is smaller than 9870

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

LCM of 27 and 70 is**1890**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1890 - For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 70 = 1890,

1027 = 10 × 7027 × 70 = 7001890 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 27 = 1890,

9870 = 98 × 2770 × 27 = 26461890 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 7001890 < 26461890 or 1027 < 9870

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