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1^{st} number: 8 2/5, 2^{nd} number: 40/90

425 is greater than 4090

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

LCM of 5 and 90 is**90**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 90 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 18 = 90,

425 = 42 × 185 × 18 = 75690 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 90 × 1 = 90,

4090 = 40 × 190 × 1 = 4090 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 75690 > 4090 or 425 > 4090

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