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1^{st} number: 6 2/3, 2^{nd} number: 1 14/84

203 is greater than 9884

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

LCM of 3 and 84 is**84**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 84 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 28 = 84,

203 = 20 × 283 × 28 = 56084 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,

9884 = 98 × 184 × 1 = 9884 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 56084 > 9884 or 203 > 9884

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