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849 is greater than 648

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

LCM of 49 and 48 is**2352**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 2352 - For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 48 = 2352,

849 = 8 × 4849 × 48 = 3842352 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 49 = 2352,

648 = 6 × 4948 × 49 = 2942352 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 3842352 > 2942352 or 849 > 648

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