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1036 is greater than 428

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

LCM of 36 and 28 is**252**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 252 - For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 7 = 252,

1036 = 10 × 736 × 7 = 70252 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 9 = 252,

428 = 4 × 928 × 9 = 36252 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 70252 > 36252 or 1036 > 428

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