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1^{st} number: 1 5/7, 2^{nd} number: 42/54

127 is greater than 4254

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

LCM of 7 and 54 is**378**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 378 - For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 54 = 378,

127 = 12 × 547 × 54 = 648378 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 7 = 378,

4254 = 42 × 754 × 7 = 294378 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 648378 > 294378 or 127 > 4254

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