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1^{st} number: 3 2/18, 2^{nd} number: 4/9

5618 is greater than 49

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

LCM of 18 and 9 is**18**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 18 - For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 1 = 18,

5618 = 56 × 118 × 1 = 5618 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,

49 = 4 × 29 × 2 = 818 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 5618 > 818 or 5618 > 49

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