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1^{st} number: 25 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 6/60

502 is greater than 660

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

LCM of 2 and 60 is**60**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 60 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 30 = 60,

502 = 50 × 302 × 30 = 150060 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,

660 = 6 × 160 × 1 = 660 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 150060 > 660 or 502 > 660

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