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3042 is greater than 760

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

LCM of 42 and 60 is**420**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 420 - For the 1st fraction, since 42 × 10 = 420,

3042 = 30 × 1042 × 10 = 300420 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,

760 = 7 × 760 × 7 = 49420 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 300420 > 49420 or 3042 > 760

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