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1^{st} number: 3 10/20, 2^{nd} number: 11 2/8

7020 is smaller than 908

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

LCM of 20 and 8 is**40**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 40 - For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 2 = 40,

7020 = 70 × 220 × 2 = 14040 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 5 = 40,

908 = 90 × 58 × 5 = 45040 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 14040 < 45040 or 7020 < 908

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