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1^{st} number: 3 8/9, 2^{nd} number: 2/63

359 is greater than 263

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

LCM of 9 and 63 is**63** - For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 7 = 63,

359 = 35 × 79 × 7 = 24563 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 1 = 63,

263 = 2 × 163 × 1 = 263 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 24563 > 263 or 359 > 263

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