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1^{st} number: 4/48, 2^{nd} number: 1 7/63

448 is smaller than 7063

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

LCM of 48 and 63 is**1008**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1008 - For the 1st fraction, since 48 × 21 = 1008,

448 = 4 × 2148 × 21 = 841008 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 16 = 1008,

7063 = 70 × 1663 × 16 = 11201008 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 841008 < 11201008 or 448 < 7063

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