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1^{st} number: 27/56, 2^{nd} number: 1 5/30

2756 is smaller than 3530

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

LCM of 56 and 30 is**840**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 840 - For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,

2756 = 27 × 1556 × 15 = 405840 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 28 = 840,

3530 = 35 × 2830 × 28 = 980840 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 405840 < 980840 or 2756 < 3530

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