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1^{st} number: 2 14/35, 2^{nd} number: 9/45

8435 is greater than 945

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

LCM of 35 and 45 is**315**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 315 - For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 9 = 315,

8435 = 84 × 935 × 9 = 756315 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 7 = 315,

945 = 9 × 745 × 7 = 63315 - Since the denominators are now the same, the fraction with the bigger numerator is the greater fraction
- 756315 > 63315 or 8435 > 945

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