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4045 is greater than 860

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

LCM of 45 and 60 is**180**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 180 - For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 4 = 180,

4045 = 40 × 445 × 4 = 160180 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 3 = 180,

860 = 8 × 360 × 3 = 24180 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 160180 > 24180 or 4045 > 860

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