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1^{st} number: 70/84, 2^{nd} number: 2 2/4

7084 is smaller than 104

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

LCM of 84 and 4 is**84**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 84 - For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,

7084 = 70 × 184 × 1 = 7084 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 21 = 84,

104 = 10 × 214 × 21 = 21084 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 7084 < 21084 or 7084 < 104

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