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1^{st} number: 4/6, 2^{nd} number: 1 40/50

46 is smaller than 9050

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

LCM of 6 and 50 is**150**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 150 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 25 = 150,

46 = 4 × 256 × 25 = 100150 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 3 = 150,

9050 = 90 × 350 × 3 = 270150 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 100150 < 270150 or 46 < 9050

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