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1^{st} number: 1 13/15, 2^{nd} number: 6/24

2815 is greater than 624

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

LCM of 15 and 24 is**120**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 120 - For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 8 = 120,

2815 = 28 × 815 × 8 = 224120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,

624 = 6 × 524 × 5 = 30120 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 224120 > 30120 or 2815 > 624

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