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1^{st} number: 40/63, 2^{nd} number: 1 4/6

4063 is smaller than 106

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

LCM of 63 and 6 is**126**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 126 - For the 1st fraction, since 63 × 2 = 126,

4063 = 40 × 263 × 2 = 80126 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 21 = 126,

106 = 10 × 216 × 21 = 210126 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 80126 < 210126 or 4063 < 106

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