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1^{st} number: 6/24, 2^{nd} number: 1 5/30

624 is smaller than 3530

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

LCM of 24 and 30 is**120**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 120 - For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,

624 = 6 × 524 × 5 = 30120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 4 = 120,

3530 = 35 × 430 × 4 = 140120 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 30120 < 140120 or 624 < 3530

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