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1^{st} number: 1 8/16, 2^{nd} number: 1/30

2416 is greater than 130

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

LCM of 16 and 30 is**240**

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

2416 = 24 × 1516 × 15 = 360240 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 8 = 240,

130 = 1 × 830 × 8 = 8240 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 360240 > 8240 or 2416 > 130

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