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1^{st} number: 1 5/70, 2^{nd} number: 2/20

7570 is greater than 220

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

LCM of 70 and 20 is**140**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 140 - For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 2 = 140,

7570 = 75 × 270 × 2 = 150140 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 7 = 140,

220 = 2 × 720 × 7 = 14140 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 150140 > 14140 or 7570 > 220

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