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1^{st} number: 8/12, 2^{nd} number: 2 1/10

812 is smaller than 2110

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

LCM of 12 and 10 is**60**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 60 - For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 5 = 60,

812 = 8 × 512 × 5 = 4060 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,

2110 = 21 × 610 × 6 = 12660 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 4060 < 12660 or 812 < 2110

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