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836 is smaller than 3649

- 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,

836 = 8 × 4936 × 49 = 3921764 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 36 = 1764,

3649 = 36 × 3649 × 36 = 12961764 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 3921764 < 12961764 or 836 < 3649

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