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1^{st} number: 4 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 1 10/20

82 is greater than 3020

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

LCM of 2 and 20 is**20**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 20 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 10 = 20,

82 = 8 × 102 × 10 = 8020 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,

3020 = 30 × 120 × 1 = 3020 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 8020 > 3020 or 82 > 3020

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