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1^{st} number: 2 14/21, 2^{nd} number: 1 14/28

5621 is greater than 4228

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

LCM of 21 and 28 is**84**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 84 - For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 4 = 84,

5621 = 56 × 421 × 4 = 22484 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,

4228 = 42 × 328 × 3 = 12684 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 22484 > 12684 or 5621 > 4228

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