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1^{st} number: 2 6/27, 2^{nd} number: 40/50

6027 is greater than 4050

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

LCM of 27 and 50 is**1350**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1350 - For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 50 = 1350,

6027 = 60 × 5027 × 50 = 30001350 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 27 = 1350,

4050 = 40 × 2750 × 27 = 10801350 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 30001350 > 10801350 or 6027 > 4050

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