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216 is smaller than 5460

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

LCM of 16 and 60 is**240**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 240 - For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 15 = 240,

216 = 2 × 1516 × 15 = 30240 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 4 = 240,

5460 = 54 × 460 × 4 = 216240 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 30240 < 216240 or 216 < 5460

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