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1^{st} number: 15/20, 2^{nd} number: 4 8/10

1520 is smaller than 4810

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

LCM of 20 and 10 is**20**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 20 - For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,

1520 = 15 × 120 × 1 = 1520 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 2 = 20,

4810 = 48 × 210 × 2 = 9620 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1520 < 9620 or 1520 < 4810

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