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616 is smaller than 4950

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

LCM of 16 and 50 is**400**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 400 - For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 25 = 400,

616 = 6 × 2516 × 25 = 150400 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 8 = 400,

4950 = 49 × 850 × 8 = 392400 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 150400 < 392400 or 616 < 4950

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