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1^{st} number: 2 20/25, 2^{nd} number: 1 5/20

7025 is greater than 2520

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

LCM of 25 and 20 is**100**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 100 - For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 4 = 100,

7025 = 70 × 425 × 4 = 280100 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 5 = 100,

2520 = 25 × 520 × 5 = 125100 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 280100 > 125100 or 7025 > 2520

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