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1^{st} number: 8 2/6, 2^{nd} number: 4/30

506 is greater than 430

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

LCM of 6 and 30 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,

506 = 50 × 56 × 5 = 25030 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,

430 = 4 × 130 × 1 = 430 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 25030 > 430 or 506 > 430

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