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1^{st} number: 2 2/6, 2^{nd} number: 15/25

146 is greater than 1525

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

LCM of 6 and 25 is**150**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 150 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,

146 = 14 × 256 × 25 = 350150 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 25 × 6 = 150,

1525 = 15 × 625 × 6 = 90150 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 350150 > 90150 or 146 > 1525

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