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1^{st} number: 1 1/5, 2^{nd} number: 30/49

65 is greater than 3049

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

LCM of 5 and 49 is**245**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 245 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 49 = 245,

65 = 6 × 495 × 49 = 294245 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 5 = 245,

3049 = 30 × 549 × 5 = 150245 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 294245 > 150245 or 65 > 3049

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