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1^{st} number: 3 15/16, 2^{nd} number: 9/24

6316 is greater than 924

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

LCM of 16 and 24 is**48**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 48 - For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 3 = 48,

6316 = 63 × 316 × 3 = 18948 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 2 = 48,

924 = 9 × 224 × 2 = 1848 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 18948 > 1848 or 6316 > 924

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