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1^{st} number: 15/60, 2^{nd} number: 2 4/10

1560 is smaller than 2410

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

LCM of 60 and 10 is**60**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 60 - For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,

1560 = 15 × 160 × 1 = 1560 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,

2410 = 24 × 610 × 6 = 14460 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1560 < 14460 or 1560 < 2410

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