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1^{st} number: 20 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 15/50

402 is greater than 1550

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

LCM of 2 and 50 is**50**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 50 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 25 = 50,

402 = 40 × 252 × 25 = 100050 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 1 = 50,

1550 = 15 × 150 × 1 = 1550 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 100050 > 1550 or 402 > 1550

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