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1^{st} number: 9/84, 2^{nd} number: 1 26/30

984 is smaller than 5630

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

LCM of 84 and 30 is**420** - For the 1st fraction, since 84 × 5 = 420,

984 = 9 × 584 × 5 = 45420 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 14 = 420,

5630 = 56 × 1430 × 14 = 784420 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 45420 < 784420 or 984 < 5630

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