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1^{st} number: 7 0/10, 2^{nd} number: 15/30

7010 is greater than 1530

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

LCM of 10 and 30 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,

7010 = 70 × 310 × 3 = 21030 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,

1530 = 15 × 130 × 1 = 1530 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 21030 > 1530 or 7010 > 1530

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