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1^{st} number: 1 2/3, 2^{nd} number: 36/50

53 is greater than 3650

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

LCM of 3 and 50 is**150**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 150 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 50 = 150,

53 = 5 × 503 × 50 = 250150 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,

3650 = 36 × 350 × 3 = 108150 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 250150 > 108150 or 53 > 3650

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