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1^{st} number: 20/90, 2^{nd} number: 1 10/30

2090 is smaller than 4030

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

LCM of 90 and 30 is**90**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 90 - For the 1st fraction, since 90 × 1 = 90,

2090 = 20 × 190 × 1 = 2090 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 3 = 90,

4030 = 40 × 330 × 3 = 12090 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 2090 < 12090 or 2090 < 4030

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