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1^{st} number: 2 5/35, 2^{nd} number: 5/9

7535 is greater than 59

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

LCM of 35 and 9 is**315**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 315 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 9 = 315,

7535 = 75 × 935 × 9 = 675315 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 35 = 315,

59 = 5 × 359 × 35 = 175315 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 675315 > 175315 or 7535 > 59

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