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1^{st} number: 5 5/14, 2^{nd} number: 1 9/21

7514 is greater than 3021

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

LCM of 14 and 21 is**42**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 42 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,

7514 = 75 × 314 × 3 = 22542 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 21 × 2 = 42,

3021 = 30 × 221 × 2 = 6042 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 22542 > 6042 or 7514 > 3021

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