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1^{st} number: 1 7/35, 2^{nd} number: 15/36

4235 is greater than 1536

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

LCM of 35 and 36 is**1260**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1260 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 36 = 1260,

4235 = 42 × 3635 × 36 = 15121260 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 36 × 35 = 1260,

1536 = 15 × 3536 × 35 = 5251260 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 15121260 > 5251260 or 4235 > 1536

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