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1^{st} number: 1 16/54, 2^{nd} number: 7/20

7054 is greater than 720

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

LCM of 54 and 20 is**540**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 540 - For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 10 = 540,

7054 = 70 × 1054 × 10 = 700540 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 27 = 540,

720 = 7 × 2720 × 27 = 189540 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 700540 > 189540 or 7054 > 720

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