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2060 is smaller than 7296

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

LCM of 60 and 96 is**480**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 480 - For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 8 = 480,

2060 = 20 × 860 × 8 = 160480 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 96 × 5 = 480,

7296 = 72 × 596 × 5 = 360480 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 160480 < 360480 or 2060 < 7296

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