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1^{st} number: 35/84, 2^{nd} number: 9 2/6

3584 is smaller than 566

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

LCM of 84 and 6 is**84**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 84 - For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,

3584 = 35 × 184 × 1 = 3584 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,

566 = 56 × 146 × 14 = 78484 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 3584 < 78484 or 3584 < 566

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