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1^{st} number: 4 0/6, 2^{nd} number: 14/16

246 is greater than 1416

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

LCM of 6 and 16 is**48**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 48 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,

246 = 24 × 86 × 8 = 19248 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,

1416 = 14 × 316 × 3 = 4248 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 19248 > 4248 or 246 > 1416

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