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1^{st} number: 16 0/3, 2^{nd} number: 14/16

483 is greater than 1416

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

LCM of 3 and 16 is**48**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 48 - For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 16 = 48,

483 = 48 × 163 × 16 = 76848 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,

1416 = 14 × 316 × 3 = 4248 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 76848 > 4248 or 483 > 1416

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