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46 is smaller than 3548

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

LCM of 6 and 48 is**48**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 48 - For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,

46 = 4 × 86 × 8 = 3248 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,

3548 = 35 × 148 × 1 = 3548 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 3248 < 3548 or 46 < 3548

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