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1^{st} number: 8 0/3, 2^{nd} number: 6 2/16

243 is greater than 9816

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

LCM of 3 and 16 is**48**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 48 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 16 = 48,

243 = 24 × 163 × 16 = 38448 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,

9816 = 98 × 316 × 3 = 29448 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 38448 > 29448 or 243 > 9816

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