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1^{st} number: 8 1/6, 2^{nd} number: 21/35

496 is greater than 2135

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

LCM of 6 and 35 is**210**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 210 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 35 = 210,

496 = 49 × 356 × 35 = 1715210 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,

2135 = 21 × 635 × 6 = 126210 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1715210 > 126210 or 496 > 2135

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