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1^{st} number: 81/84, 2^{nd} number: 5 5/6

8184 is smaller than 356

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

LCM of 84 and 6 is**84**

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

8184 = 81 × 184 × 1 = 8184 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,

356 = 35 × 146 × 14 = 49084 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 8184 < 49084 or 8184 < 356

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