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1^{st} number: 9/18, 2^{nd} number: 1 48/50

918 is smaller than 9850

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

LCM of 18 and 50 is**450**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 450 - For the 1st fraction, since 18 × 25 = 450,

918 = 9 × 2518 × 25 = 225450 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 50 × 9 = 450,

9850 = 98 × 950 × 9 = 882450 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 225450 < 882450 or 918 < 9850

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