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1^{st} number: 3 16/18, 2^{nd} number: 40/60

7018 is greater than 4060

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

LCM of 18 and 60 is**180**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 180 - For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 10 = 180,

7018 = 70 × 1018 × 10 = 700180 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,

4060 = 40 × 360 × 3 = 120180 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 700180 > 120180 or 7018 > 4060

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