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1^{st} number: 2 5/20, 2^{nd} number: 2 4/10

4520 is smaller than 2410

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

LCM of 20 and 10 is**20**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 20 - For the 1st fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,

4520 = 45 × 120 × 1 = 4520 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 2 = 20,

2410 = 24 × 210 × 2 = 4820 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 4520 < 4820 or 4520 < 2410

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