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1^{st} number: 2 20/25, 2^{nd} number: 25/30

7025 is greater than 2530

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

LCM of 25 and 30 is**150**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 150 - For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 6 = 150,

7025 = 70 × 625 × 6 = 420150 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 5 = 150,

2530 = 25 × 530 × 5 = 125150 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 420150 > 125150 or 7025 > 2530

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