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1^{st} number: 9 0/8, 2^{nd} number: 16/35

728 is greater than 1635

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

LCM of 8 and 35 is**280**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 280 - For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 35 = 280,

728 = 72 × 358 × 35 = 2520280 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,

1635 = 16 × 835 × 8 = 128280 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 2520280 > 128280 or 728 > 1635

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