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1^{st} number: 2 2/14, 2^{nd} number: 1 15/27

3014 is greater than 4227

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

LCM of 14 and 27 is**378**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 378 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 27 = 378,

3014 = 30 × 2714 × 27 = 810378 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 14 = 378,

4227 = 42 × 1427 × 14 = 588378 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 810378 > 588378 or 3014 > 4227

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