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614 is smaller than 4254

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

LCM of 14 and 54 is**378**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 378 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 27 = 378,

614 = 6 × 2714 × 27 = 162378 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 7 = 378,

4254 = 42 × 754 × 7 = 294378 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 162378 < 294378 or 614 < 4254

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