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260 is smaller than 1475

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

LCM of 60 and 75 is**300**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 300 - For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,

260 = 2 × 560 × 5 = 10300 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 75 × 4 = 300,

1475 = 14 × 475 × 4 = 56300 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 10300 < 56300 or 260 < 1475

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