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56 is greater than 1250

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

LCM of 6 and 50 is**150**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 150 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,

56 = 5 × 256 × 25 = 125150 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,

1250 = 12 × 350 × 3 = 36150 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 125150 > 36150 or 56 > 1250

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