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1^{st} number: 1 17/18, 2^{nd} number: 1/98

3518 is greater than 198

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

LCM of 18 and 98 is**882**

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

3518 = 35 × 4918 × 49 = 1715882 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 9 = 882,

198 = 1 × 998 × 9 = 9882 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1715882 > 9882 or 3518 > 198

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