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1^{st} number: 4 0/4, 2^{nd} number: 2 13/18

164 is greater than 4918

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

LCM of 4 and 18 is**36**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 36 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 9 = 36,

164 = 16 × 94 × 9 = 14436 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 2 = 36,

4918 = 49 × 218 × 2 = 9836 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 14436 > 9836 or 164 > 4918

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