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1^{st} number: 1 28/56, 2^{nd} number: 7/30

8456 is greater than 730

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

LCM of 56 and 30 is**840**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 840 - For the 1st fraction, since 56 × 15 = 840,

8456 = 84 × 1556 × 15 = 1260840 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 28 = 840,

730 = 7 × 2830 × 28 = 196840 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1260840 > 196840 or 8456 > 730

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