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1^{st} number: 1 2/16, 2^{nd} number: 4 9/10

1816 is smaller than 4910

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

LCM of 16 and 10 is**80**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 80 - For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 5 = 80,

1816 = 18 × 516 × 5 = 9080 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 8 = 80,

4910 = 49 × 810 × 8 = 39280 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 9080 < 39280 or 1816 < 4910

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