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1^{st} number: 3 8/14, 2^{nd} number: 10/30

5014 is greater than 1030

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

LCM of 14 and 30 is**210**

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

5014 = 50 × 1514 × 15 = 750210 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 7 = 210,

1030 = 10 × 730 × 7 = 70210 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 750210 > 70210 or 5014 > 1030

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