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1045 is smaller than 1456

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

LCM of 45 and 56 is**2520**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 2520 - For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 56 = 2520,

1045 = 10 × 5645 × 56 = 5602520 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 45 = 2520,

1456 = 14 × 4556 × 45 = 6302520 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 5602520 < 6302520 or 1045 < 1456

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