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1^{st} number: 1 13/27, 2^{nd} number: 40/70

4027 is greater than 4070

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

LCM of 27 and 70 is**1890**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1890 - For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 70 = 1890,

4027 = 40 × 7027 × 70 = 28001890 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 27 = 1890,

4070 = 40 × 2770 × 27 = 10801890 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 28001890 > 10801890 or 4027 > 4070

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