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1^{st} number: 1 4/6, 2^{nd} number: 2 2/20

106 is smaller than 4220

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

LCM of 6 and 20 is**60**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 60 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 10 = 60,

106 = 10 × 106 × 10 = 10060 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 3 = 60,

4220 = 42 × 320 × 3 = 12660 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 10060 < 12660 or 106 < 4220

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