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1^{st} number: 2 16/27, 2^{nd} number: 14/30

7027 is greater than 1430

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

LCM of 27 and 30 is**270**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 270 - For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 10 = 270,

7027 = 70 × 1027 × 10 = 700270 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 9 = 270,

1430 = 14 × 930 × 9 = 126270 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 700270 > 126270 or 7027 > 1430

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