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1^{st} number: 24 0/3, 2^{nd} number: 2 14/28

723 is greater than 7028

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

LCM of 3 and 28 is**84**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 84 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 28 = 84,

723 = 72 × 283 × 28 = 201684 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,

7028 = 70 × 328 × 3 = 21084 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 201684 > 21084 or 723 > 7028

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