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1^{st} number: 2 16/27, 2^{nd} number: 4 2/10

7027 is smaller than 4210

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

LCM of 27 and 10 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 10 × 27 = 270,

4210 = 42 × 2710 × 27 = 1134270 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 700270 < 1134270 or 7027 < 4210

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