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1^{st} number: 3 1/3, 2^{nd} number: 5/10

103 is greater than 510

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

LCM of 3 and 10 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 10 = 30,

103 = 10 × 103 × 10 = 10030 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,

510 = 5 × 310 × 3 = 1530 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 10030 > 1530 or 103 > 510

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