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1^{st} number: 5 5/6, 2^{nd} number: 3 8/14

356 is greater than 5014

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

LCM of 6 and 14 is**42**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 42 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,

356 = 35 × 76 × 7 = 24542 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,

5014 = 50 × 314 × 3 = 15042 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 24542 > 15042 or 356 > 5014

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