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1^{st} number: 3 3/14, 2^{nd} number: 2 12/15

4514 is greater than 4215

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

LCM of 14 and 15 is**210**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 210 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 15 = 210,

4514 = 45 × 1514 × 15 = 675210 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 14 = 210,

4215 = 42 × 1415 × 14 = 588210 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 675210 > 588210 or 4514 > 4215

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