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2728 is greater than 524

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

LCM of 28 and 24 is**168**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 168 - For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 6 = 168,

2728 = 27 × 628 × 6 = 162168 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,

524 = 5 × 724 × 7 = 35168 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 162168 > 35168 or 2728 > 524

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