A fraction is a "part" of a "whole". It is also a ratio between two integers separated by a solidus (/) or a vinculum ( __ ).
The upper part of a fraction is called a numerator and the lower part is called a denominator.
Below are examples of fractions:
Terms to remember
||A number or quantity that is being divided.
||A number or quantity that divides another quantity.
||Being essentially equal.
||A positive or negative whole number.
||A relationship between two or more numbers.
||Multiplicative inverse of a quantity.
||Having the same characteristics.
||To make simpler or reduce complexity.
||Having different characteristics.
||Either a zero (0) or a counting number.