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1^{st} number: 1 8/16, 2^{nd} number: 16/35

2416 is greater than 1635

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

LCM of 16 and 35 is**560**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 560 - For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 35 = 560,

2416 = 24 × 3516 × 35 = 840560 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 16 = 560,

1635 = 16 × 1635 × 16 = 256560 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 840560 > 256560 or 2416 > 1635

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