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

32 is greater than 23

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

LCM of 2 and 3 is**6** - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 3 = 6,

32 = 3 × 32 × 3 = 96 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,

23 = 2 × 23 × 2 = 46 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 96 > 46 or 32 > 23

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