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1^{st} number: 1 7/35, 2^{nd} number: 2 9/27

4235 is smaller than 6327

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

LCM of 35 and 27 is**945**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 945 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 27 = 945,

4235 = 42 × 2735 × 27 = 1134945 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 35 = 945,

6327 = 63 × 3527 × 35 = 2205945 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 1134945 < 2205945 or 4235 < 6327

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