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1^{st} number: 2 12/24, 2^{nd} number: 7/10

6024 is greater than 710

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

LCM of 24 and 10 is**120**

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

6024 = 60 × 524 × 5 = 300120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,

710 = 7 × 1210 × 12 = 84120 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 300120 > 84120 or 6024 > 710

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