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1^{st} number: 1 12/24, 2^{nd} number: 1/30

3624 is greater than 130

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

LCM of 24 and 30 is**120**

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

3624 = 36 × 524 × 5 = 180120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,

130 = 1 × 430 × 4 = 4120 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 180120 > 4120 or 3624 > 130

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