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1^{st} number: 1 6/24, 2^{nd} number: 3 5/10

3024 is smaller than 3510

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

LCM of 24 and 10 is**120**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 120 - For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,

3024 = 30 × 524 × 5 = 150120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,

3510 = 35 × 1210 × 12 = 420120 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 150120 < 420120 or 3024 < 3510

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