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1^{st} number: 35/70, 2^{nd} number: 3 3/9

3570 is smaller than 309

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

LCM of 70 and 9 is**630**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 630 - For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 9 = 630,

3570 = 35 × 970 × 9 = 315630 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 70 = 630,

309 = 30 × 709 × 70 = 2100630 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 315630 < 2100630 or 3570 < 309

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