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2021 is greater than 248

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

LCM of 21 and 48 is**336**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 336 - For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 16 = 336,

2021 = 20 × 1621 × 16 = 320336 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 7 = 336,

248 = 2 × 748 × 7 = 14336 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 320336 > 14336 or 2021 > 248

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