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1^{st} number: 2 0/14, 2^{nd} number: 2/24

2814 is greater than 224

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

LCM of 14 and 24 is**168**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 168 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 12 = 168,

2814 = 28 × 1214 × 12 = 336168 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 7 = 168,

224 = 2 × 724 × 7 = 14168 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 336168 > 14168 or 2814 > 224

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