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1^{st} number: 9/60, 2^{nd} number: 9 0/7

960 is smaller than 637

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

LCM of 60 and 7 is**420**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 420 - For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,

960 = 9 × 760 × 7 = 63420 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 60 = 420,

637 = 63 × 607 × 60 = 3780420 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 63420 < 3780420 or 960 < 637

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