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1^{st} number: 1 6/18, 2^{nd} number: 36/49

2418 is greater than 3649

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

LCM of 18 and 49 is**882**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 882 - For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 49 = 882,

2418 = 24 × 4918 × 49 = 1176882 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 18 = 882,

3649 = 36 × 1849 × 18 = 648882 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1176882 > 648882 or 2418 > 3649

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