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1^{st} number: 1 7/35, 2^{nd} number: 27/45

4235 is greater than 2745

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

LCM of 35 and 45 is**315**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 315 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 9 = 315,

4235 = 42 × 935 × 9 = 378315 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 7 = 315,

2745 = 27 × 745 × 7 = 189315 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 378315 > 189315 or 4235 > 2745

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