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35 is greater than 26

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

LCM of 5 and 6 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 6 = 30,

35 = 3 × 65 × 6 = 1830 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,

26 = 2 × 56 × 5 = 1030 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1830 > 1030 or 35 > 26

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