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1^{st} number: 3 0/10, 2^{nd} number: 3/42

3010 is greater than 342

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

LCM of 10 and 42 is**210**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 210 - For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 21 = 210,

3010 = 30 × 2110 × 21 = 630210 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 42 × 5 = 210,

342 = 3 × 542 × 5 = 15210 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 630210 > 15210 or 3010 > 342

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