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1^{st} number: 1 20/50, 2^{nd} number: 3 5/10

7050 is smaller than 3510

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

LCM of 50 and 10 is**50**

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

7050 = 70 × 150 × 1 = 7050 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 5 = 50,

3510 = 35 × 510 × 5 = 17550 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 7050 < 17550 or 7050 < 3510

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