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1^{st} number: 1 11/45, 2^{nd} number: 4 2/7

5645 is smaller than 307

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

LCM of 45 and 7 is**315**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 315 - For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 7 = 315,

5645 = 56 × 745 × 7 = 392315 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 45 = 315,

307 = 30 × 457 × 45 = 1350315 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 392315 < 1350315 or 5645 < 307

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