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1^{st} number: 2 10/20, 2^{nd} number: 8/84

5020 is greater than 884

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

LCM of 20 and 84 is**420**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 420 - For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 21 = 420,

5020 = 50 × 2120 × 21 = 1050420 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,

884 = 8 × 584 × 5 = 40420 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1050420 > 40420 or 5020 > 884

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