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3550 is greater than 360

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

LCM of 50 and 60 is**300**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 300 - For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 6 = 300,

3550 = 35 × 650 × 6 = 210300 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 5 = 300,

360 = 3 × 560 × 5 = 15300 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 210300 > 15300 or 3550 > 360

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