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1^{st} number: 45 0/2, 2^{nd} number: 2 24/30

902 is greater than 8430

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

LCM of 2 and 30 is**30**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 30 - For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 15 = 30,

902 = 90 × 152 × 15 = 135030 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,

8430 = 84 × 130 × 1 = 8430 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 135030 > 8430 or 902 > 8430

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