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1^{st} number: 6/40, 2^{nd} number: 9 8/10

640 is smaller than 9810

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

LCM of 40 and 10 is**40**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 40 - For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 1 = 40,

640 = 6 × 140 × 1 = 640 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 4 = 40,

9810 = 98 × 410 × 4 = 39240 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 640 < 39240 or 640 < 9810

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