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1^{st} number: 1 14/28, 2^{nd} number: 1 6/36

4228 is greater than 4236

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

LCM of 28 and 36 is**252**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 252 - For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 9 = 252,

4228 = 42 × 928 × 9 = 378252 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 7 = 252,

4236 = 42 × 736 × 7 = 294252 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 378252 > 294252 or 4228 > 4236

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