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1^{st} number: 1 25/45, 2^{nd} number: 2/56

7045 is greater than 256

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

LCM of 45 and 56 is**2520**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 2520 - For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 56 = 2520,

7045 = 70 × 5645 × 56 = 39202520 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 45 = 2520,

256 = 2 × 4556 × 45 = 902520 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 39202520 > 902520 or 7045 > 256

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