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1^{st} number: 15/70, 2^{nd} number: 5 0/6

1570 is smaller than 306

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

LCM of 70 and 6 is**210**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 210 - For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 3 = 210,

1570 = 15 × 370 × 3 = 45210 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 35 = 210,

306 = 30 × 356 × 35 = 1050210 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 45210 < 1050210 or 1570 < 306

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