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1^{st} number: 5 4/16, 2^{nd} number: 6/18

8416 is greater than 618

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

LCM of 16 and 18 is**144**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 144 - For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 9 = 144,

8416 = 84 × 916 × 9 = 756144 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 8 = 144,

618 = 6 × 818 × 8 = 48144 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 756144 > 48144 or 8416 > 618

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