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What are fractions?

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04/09/2016

Fractions are numbers used to name part of a whole or a part of a set.

  • have a numerator ( top number)
  • have a denominator ( bottom number)
  • there are many types of fractions: proper, improper, and equivalent fractions.
  • There are also mixed numbers and common denominators.