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2442 is greater than 3070

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

LCM of 42 and 70 is**210**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 210 - For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 5 = 210,

2442 = 24 × 542 × 5 = 120210 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 3 = 210,

3070 = 30 × 370 × 3 = 90210 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 120210 > 90210 or 2442 > 3070

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