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1^{st} number: 18/30, 2^{nd} number: 4 0/4

1830 is smaller than 164

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

LCM of 30 and 4 is**60**

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

1830 = 18 × 230 × 2 = 3660 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 15 = 60,

164 = 16 × 154 × 15 = 24060 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 3660 < 24060 or 1830 < 164

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