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1^{st} number: 1 17/25, 2^{nd} number: 8/90

4225 is greater than 890

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

LCM of 25 and 90 is**450**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 450 - For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 18 = 450,

4225 = 42 × 1825 × 18 = 756450 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 5 = 450,

890 = 8 × 590 × 5 = 40450 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 756450 > 40450 or 4225 > 890

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