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1^{st} number: 2 0/5, 2^{nd} number: 3/6

105 is greater than 36

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

LCM of 5 and 6 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,

105 = 10 × 65 × 6 = 6030 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,

36 = 3 × 56 × 5 = 1530 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 6030 > 1530 or 105 > 36

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