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1^{st} number: 20/63, 2^{nd} number: 4 6/9

2063 is smaller than 429

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

LCM of 63 and 9 is**63**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 63 - For the 1st fraction, since 63 × 1 = 63,

2063 = 20 × 163 × 1 = 2063 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 7 = 63,

429 = 42 × 79 × 7 = 29463 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 2063 < 29463 or 2063 < 429

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