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756 is smaller than 1520

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

LCM of 56 and 20 is**280**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 280 - For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 5 = 280,

756 = 7 × 556 × 5 = 35280 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 14 = 280,

1520 = 15 × 1420 × 14 = 210280 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 35280 < 210280 or 756 < 1520

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