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1^{st} number: 1 7/35, 2^{nd} number: 21/81

4235 is greater than 2181

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

LCM of 35 and 81 is**2835**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 2835 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 81 = 2835,

4235 = 42 × 8135 × 81 = 34022835 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 81 × 35 = 2835,

2181 = 21 × 3581 × 35 = 7352835 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 34022835 > 7352835 or 4235 > 2181

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