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Understanding Fractions

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• 1. UnderstandingFractions
Ms. Taylor
• 2. Fraction
A fraction is the quotient of two rational numbers.
Numerator
Denominator
• 3. Classification of Fractions
Proper Fraction
Improper Fraction
Mixed Number
• 4. Classification of Fractions
A proper fraction is a fraction with the numerator less (smaller) than the denominator.
An improper fraction is a fraction with the numerator great (larger) than or equal (the same) to the denominator.
A mixed number has a fraction and a whole number.
• 5. Proper Fractions
3
4
1
2
• 6. Improper Fractions
7
5
9
9
• 7. Mixed Number
1
4
3
• 8. Equivalent Fractions
A equivalent fraction is a fraction that names the same fraction.
These are equivalent fractions.
6 1
18 3
,
• 9. Order Fractions
To order fractions with like denominators:
First look at the numerator s.
Place the fractions with the lowest numerator first.
Place the second lowest numerator next.
Keep doing this until there are no more fractions.
• 10. Ordering Fractions
Order the following fractions:
2 1 3
4 4 4