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1^{st} number: 25 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 42/98

502 is greater than 4298

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

LCM of 2 and 98 is**98**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 98 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 49 = 98,

502 = 50 × 492 × 49 = 245098 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 1 = 98,

4298 = 42 × 198 × 1 = 4298 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 245098 > 4298 or 502 > 4298

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