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5080 is smaller than 69

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

LCM of 80 and 9 is**720**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 720 - For the 1st fraction, since 80 × 9 = 720,

5080 = 50 × 980 × 9 = 450720 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 80 = 720,

69 = 6 × 809 × 80 = 480720 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 450720 < 480720 or 5080 < 69

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