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225 is smaller than 3049

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

LCM of 25 and 49 is**1225**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1225 - For the 1st fraction, since 25 × 49 = 1225,

225 = 2 × 4925 × 49 = 981225 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 25 = 1225,

3049 = 30 × 2549 × 25 = 7501225 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 981225 < 7501225 or 225 < 3049

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