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1^{st} number: 1 8/16, 2^{nd} number: 1/50

2416 is greater than 150

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

LCM of 16 and 50 is**400**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 400 - For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 25 = 400,

2416 = 24 × 2516 × 25 = 600400 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 8 = 400,

150 = 1 × 850 × 8 = 8400 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 600400 > 8400 or 2416 > 150

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