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1^{st} number: 2 16/27, 2^{nd} number: 7/60

7027 is greater than 760

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

LCM of 27 and 60 is**540**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 540 - For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 20 = 540,

7027 = 70 × 2027 × 20 = 1400540 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 9 = 540,

760 = 7 × 960 × 9 = 63540 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1400540 > 63540 or 7027 > 760

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