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224 is smaller than 5460

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

LCM of 24 and 60 is**120**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 120 - For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,

224 = 2 × 524 × 5 = 10120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 2 = 120,

5460 = 54 × 260 × 2 = 108120 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 10120 < 108120 or 224 < 5460

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