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1^{st} number: 14/70, 2^{nd} number: 1 15/35

1470 is smaller than 5035

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

LCM of 70 and 35 is**70**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 70 - For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,

1470 = 14 × 170 × 1 = 1470 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,

5035 = 50 × 235 × 2 = 10070 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1470 < 10070 or 1470 < 5035

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