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1^{st} number: 6 0/14, 2^{nd} number: 2/8

8414 is greater than 28

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

LCM of 14 and 8 is**56**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 56 - For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 4 = 56,

8414 = 84 × 414 × 4 = 33656 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 8 × 7 = 56,

28 = 2 × 78 × 7 = 1456 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 33656 > 1456 or 8414 > 28

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