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59 is greater than 1250

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

LCM of 9 and 50 is**450**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 450 - For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 50 = 450,

59 = 5 × 509 × 50 = 250450 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 9 = 450,

1250 = 12 × 950 × 9 = 108450 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 250450 > 108450 or 59 > 1250

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