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1^{st} number: 2 5/15, 2^{nd} number: 5 0/14

3515 is smaller than 7014

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

LCM of 15 and 14 is**210**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 210 - For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 14 = 210,

3515 = 35 × 1415 × 14 = 490210 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 15 = 210,

7014 = 70 × 1514 × 15 = 1050210 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 490210 < 1050210 or 3515 < 7014

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