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616 is smaller than 4970

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

LCM of 16 and 70 is**560**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 560 - For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 35 = 560,

616 = 6 × 3516 × 35 = 210560 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 8 = 560,

4970 = 49 × 870 × 8 = 392560 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 210560 < 392560 or 616 < 4970

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