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2572 is greater than 363

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

LCM of 72 and 63 is**504**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 504 - For the 1st fraction, since 72 × 7 = 504,

2572 = 25 × 772 × 7 = 175504 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 8 = 504,

363 = 3 × 863 × 8 = 24504 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 175504 > 24504 or 2572 > 363

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