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1^{st} number: 1 3/6, 2^{nd} number: 5/10

96 is greater than 510

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

LCM of 6 and 10 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,

96 = 9 × 56 × 5 = 4530 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,

510 = 5 × 310 × 3 = 1530 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 4530 > 1530 or 96 > 510

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