Fractions – Division Division or divide is a method of sharing or grouping a number or things into equal parts. In this tutorial we will learn division of fractions. Multiplication and division of fractions is almost same. A fraction has 2 parts numerator and denominator. In division of fractions we multiply first fraction by reciprocal […]

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Fractions – Multiplication Multiplication of fractions: When we multiply any two fractions then the top numbers of the fractions(numerators) and the bottom numbers of the fractions(denominators) are multiplied together. Example: 1/2 x 3/4 = (1 x 3)/(2 x 4) = 3/8 How to Multiply Fractions? Multiplication of fractions is not like as the addition and […]

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Comparing – Unit Fractions Unit fractions are fractions in which numerator(top of the number) of the fraction is 1 and denominator(bottom number) of the fraction is a whole number. Example: 1/2, 1/3, 1/4, 1/5, 1/12, and so on. In a unit fraction, the numerator is always 1. In a fraction, denominator shows the number of […]

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Addition of Like Fraction Addition of Fractions Fractions represents a part of a whole. The normal addition of numbers and the addition of fractions are different. A fraction has a numerator and a denominator which is separated by a bar. For example, 1/2, 4/3, 12/5, 24/7, 26/3. Let us see more about addition of like […]

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Conversion of Improper Fractions into Mixed Fractions With Examples Improper fractions can also represented as a mixed number. To convert an improper fraction to a mixed number, these steps are follows. Step1 : Divide the numerator by denominator. Step 2 : Find the remainder and the quotient. Step 3 : The quotient becomes the whole […]

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Proper Fraction and Improper Fraction – Difference In this tutorial we learn difference between a proper fraction and an improper fraction. Proper Fraction Improper Fraction A “Proper Fraction” is a fraction whose numerator is smaller than it’s denominator. A “Improper Fraction” is a fraction whose numerator is equal to or greater than it’s denominator. Examples: 2/9, 3/7 and 1/8 […]

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Conversion of Mixed Fractions into Improper Fractions Mixed Fraction to a Improper Fraction A mixed fraction can be converted to an improper fraction. We know that an improper fraction is a fraction whose numerator is greater than denominator. A mixed fraction is a combination of a whole number and a proper fraction. So, when converting […]

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Subtraction – Properties Properties of Subtractions 1. Subtracting 0 from any number, gives the number itself, means difference is nothing. 2. When we subtract any number from itself the result is zero, means difference is zero. 3. When we subtract 1 from any number, we get just before it, and the difference always equals the […]

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Equality – Subtraction Property Definition: Subtraction property of equality states that if using the same mathematical operation(same number is subtracted) on both sides of an equation, then both sides of equation will remain equal. means in a equation, without changing the solution of the equation, same number may be subtracted from both sides. This property […]

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Property of Integers – Divisive Identity What is Divisive Identity Property The divisive identity property is one of the important property of division of numbers. This property states that if we divide any, number by 1 the result will be the number itself. Dividing any number by 1 equals the number itself. Divisive Identity Property […]

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