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1^{st} number: 8 0/6, 2^{nd} number: 1 15/20

486 is greater than 3520

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

LCM of 6 and 20 is**60**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 60 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 10 = 60,

486 = 48 × 106 × 10 = 48060 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 3 = 60,

3520 = 35 × 320 × 3 = 10560 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 48060 > 10560 or 486 > 3520

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