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1^{st} number: 1 20/50, 2^{nd} number: 5/30

7050 is greater than 530

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

LCM of 50 and 30 is**150**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 150 - For the 1st fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,

7050 = 70 × 350 × 3 = 210150 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 5 = 150,

530 = 5 × 530 × 5 = 25150 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 210150 > 25150 or 7050 > 530

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