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1^{st} number: 2 16/27, 2^{nd} number: 21/50

7027 is greater than 2150

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

LCM of 27 and 50 is**1350**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1350 - For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 50 = 1350,

7027 = 70 × 5027 × 50 = 35001350 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 27 = 1350,

2150 = 21 × 2750 × 27 = 5671350 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 35001350 > 5671350 or 7027 > 2150

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