What is an Improper Fraction?
a fraction whose numerator is greater than or equal to its denominator
What is Ms. Callahan's favorite drink?
COFFEE
What is a mixed number?
Mixed numbers consist of a whole number and a fraction
What is a fraction called when the denominator is 1?
A unit fraction.
What is a numerator?
the number of parts of the whole
What fraction of our class is wearing a PE uniform (simplest form!)?
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What is a denominator?
The denominator shows the total amount of parts that make up a whole.
Are ALL fractions less than a WHOLE? Why or Why not?
No. Some Fractions included mixed number or improper fractions.
What is the line in a fraction called?
the vinculum.
Why can you not add/ subtract fractions with different denominators?
Because the parts of a total which must be the same size