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1^{st} number: 1 4/21, 2^{nd} number: 30/84

2521 is greater than 3084

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

LCM of 21 and 84 is**84**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 84 - For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 4 = 84,

2521 = 25 × 421 × 4 = 10084 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,

3084 = 30 × 184 × 1 = 3084 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 10084 > 3084 or 2521 > 3084

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