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1^{st} number: 21 0/4, 2^{nd} number: 3 6/18

844 is greater than 6018

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

LCM of 4 and 18 is**36**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 36 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 9 = 36,

844 = 84 × 94 × 9 = 75636 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 2 = 36,

6018 = 60 × 218 × 2 = 12036 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 75636 > 12036 or 844 > 6018

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