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1^{st} number: 2 25/28, 2^{nd} number: 11 4/6

8128 is smaller than 706

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

LCM of 28 and 6 is**84**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 84 - For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,

8128 = 81 × 328 × 3 = 24384 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,

706 = 70 × 146 × 14 = 98084 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 24384 < 98084 or 8128 < 706

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