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1^{st} number: 8 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 3/60

162 is greater than 360

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

LCM of 2 and 60 is**60**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 60 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 30 = 60,

162 = 16 × 302 × 30 = 48060 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,

360 = 3 × 160 × 1 = 360 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 48060 > 360 or 162 > 360

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