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1^{st} number: 15/18, 2^{nd} number: 2 0/15

1518 is smaller than 3015

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

LCM of 18 and 15 is**90**

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

1518 = 15 × 518 × 5 = 7590 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 6 = 90,

3015 = 30 × 615 × 6 = 18090 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 7590 < 18090 or 1518 < 3015

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