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1^{st} number: 1 5/15, 2^{nd} number: 30/98

2015 is greater than 3098

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

LCM of 15 and 98 is**1470**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1470 - For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 98 = 1470,

2015 = 20 × 9815 × 98 = 19601470 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 15 = 1470,

3098 = 30 × 1598 × 15 = 4501470 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 19601470 > 4501470 or 2015 > 3098

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