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1^{st} number: 2 14/35, 2^{nd} number: 21/27

8435 is greater than 2127

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

LCM of 35 and 27 is**945**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 945 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 27 = 945,

8435 = 84 × 2735 × 27 = 2268945 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 35 = 945,

2127 = 21 × 3527 × 35 = 735945 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 2268945 > 735945 or 8435 > 2127

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