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1^{st} number: 1 15/45, 2^{nd} number: 24/30

6045 is greater than 2430

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

LCM of 45 and 30 is**90**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 90 - For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,

6045 = 60 × 245 × 2 = 12090 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 3 = 90,

2430 = 24 × 330 × 3 = 7290 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 12090 > 7290 or 6045 > 2430

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