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2070 is smaller than 59

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

LCM of 70 and 9 is**630**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 630 - For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 9 = 630,

2070 = 20 × 970 × 9 = 180630 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 70 = 630,

59 = 5 × 709 × 70 = 350630 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 180630 < 350630 or 2070 < 59

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