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1^{st} number: 1 23/40, 2^{nd} number: 9/24

6340 is greater than 924

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

LCM of 40 and 24 is**120**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 120 - For the 1st fraction, since 40 × 3 = 120,

6340 = 63 × 340 × 3 = 189120 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,

924 = 9 × 524 × 5 = 45120 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 189120 > 45120 or 6340 > 924

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