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1^{st} number: 1 20/36, 2^{nd} number: 18/49

5636 is greater than 1849

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

LCM of 36 and 49 is**1764**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 1764 - For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 49 = 1764,

5636 = 56 × 4936 × 49 = 27441764 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 36 = 1764,

1849 = 18 × 3649 × 36 = 6481764 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 27441764 > 6481764 or 5636 > 1849

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