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1^{st} number: 2 10/20, 2^{nd} number: 14/49

5020 is greater than 1449

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

LCM of 20 and 49 is**980**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 980 - For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 49 = 980,

5020 = 50 × 4920 × 49 = 2450980 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 20 = 980,

1449 = 14 × 2049 × 20 = 280980 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 2450980 > 280980 or 5020 > 1449

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