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1^{st} number: 2 6/7, 2^{nd} number: 25/27

207 is greater than 2527

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

LCM of 7 and 27 is**189**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 189 - For the 1st fraction, since 7 × 27 = 189,

207 = 20 × 277 × 27 = 540189 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 7 = 189,

2527 = 25 × 727 × 7 = 175189 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 540189 > 175189 or 207 > 2527

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