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1^{st} number: 2 18/21, 2^{nd} number: 1/48

6021 is greater than 148

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

LCM of 21 and 48 is**336**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 336 - For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 16 = 336,

6021 = 60 × 1621 × 16 = 960336 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 7 = 336,

148 = 1 × 748 × 7 = 7336 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 960336 > 7336 or 6021 > 148

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