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1^{st} number: 5 10/12, 2^{nd} number: 3/81

7012 is greater than 381

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

LCM of 12 and 81 is**324**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 324 - For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 27 = 324,

7012 = 70 × 2712 × 27 = 1890324 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 81 × 4 = 324,

381 = 3 × 481 × 4 = 12324 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1890324 > 12324 or 7012 > 381

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