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1^{st} number: 8 2/5, 2^{nd} number: 8/30

425 is greater than 830

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

LCM of 5 and 30 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,

425 = 42 × 65 × 6 = 25230 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,

830 = 8 × 130 × 1 = 830 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 25230 > 830 or 425 > 830

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