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1^{st} number: 1 10/30, 2^{nd} number: 2/27

4030 is greater than 227

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

LCM of 30 and 27 is**270**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 270 - For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 9 = 270,

4030 = 40 × 930 × 9 = 360270 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 10 = 270,

227 = 2 × 1027 × 10 = 20270 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 360270 > 20270 or 4030 > 227

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