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1235 is smaller than 2745

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

LCM of 35 and 45 is**315**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 315 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 9 = 315,

1235 = 12 × 935 × 9 = 108315 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 7 = 315,

2745 = 27 × 745 × 7 = 189315 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 108315 < 189315 or 1235 < 2745

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