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

7050 is greater than 520

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

LCM of 50 and 20 is**100**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 100 - For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 2 = 100,

7050 = 70 × 250 × 2 = 140100 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 5 = 100,

520 = 5 × 520 × 5 = 25100 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 140100 > 25100 or 7050 > 520

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