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1^{st} number: 4 14/21, 2^{nd} number: 7/35

9821 is greater than 735

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

LCM of 21 and 35 is**105**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 105 - For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 5 = 105,

9821 = 98 × 521 × 5 = 490105 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 3 = 105,

735 = 7 × 335 × 3 = 21105 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 490105 > 21105 or 9821 > 735

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