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1^{st} number: 4/8, 2^{nd} number: 1 21/60

48 is smaller than 8160

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

LCM of 8 and 60 is**120**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 120 - For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 15 = 120,

48 = 4 × 158 × 15 = 60120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 2 = 120,

8160 = 81 × 260 × 2 = 162120 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 60120 < 162120 or 48 < 8160

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