# Fractions

## Dividing Fractions with mixed Number

In this post we will learn to divide fractions with mixed numbers. How to divide fractions with mixed numbers? To divide the numbers follow the below steps; (a) Convert mixed number into simple fraction (b) Convert division into multiplication by taking reciprocal of divisor fraction. (c) Multiply numerator and denominator separately. (d) If possible, simplify …

## Multiplying Fractions

In the post we will learn methods to multiply two or more fractions. How to multiply fractions? There are different scenarios possible in fraction multiplication. (a) Multiplication of two or more fraction(b) Multiplication of fraction with whole number(c) Multiplication of fraction with mixed number. We will learn all these cases in detail. Multiplication of two …

## What is a Mixed Number ? Understanding Mixed Fractions

What is a Mixed Number? It is a number made of two components; a whole number and a fraction. Given below are some examples of mixed number. Parts of Mixed Fraction As stated above the Mixed fraction consists of whole number and a fraction. Below image describes the parts of Mixed Fraction. Why we use …

In this chapter we will learn methods to add improper fractions. But let us start with the basics. What is improper fraction? The fraction in which numerator is greater than denominator is called improper fraction. Hence in improper fraction, numerator > denominator. How to add improper fractions? There are three scenarios of adding improper fractions; …

## Improper Fractions

What are Improper Fractions? Fractions in which numerator is greater than denominator are improper fraction. The fractions is made of two numbers numerator and denominator. The number in the top is called numerator. The number in the bottom is called denominator. In Improper Fraction, Numerator > Denominator. Examples of Improper fractions. The above image contain …

## Proper Fractions

What are Proper Fraction? A fraction in which numerator is less than denominator is called proper fraction. We know that fraction is made of two components, numerator and denominator. The top number of fraction is called numerator. The bottom number of numerator is called denominator. In proper fraction, Numerator < Denominator. When you divide the …

## Unlike Fraction

What are Unlike Fractions? The fraction with different denominators are called unlike fraction. The fraction is made of two parts, namely numerator and denominator. The upper part is called numerator and lower part is called denominator. Hence, the unlike fractions have different number in lower part. For Example; In the above image, all the fractions …

## Like Fractions

What are Like Fractions? The fractions having same denominator are called like fractions. We know that a fraction is made two parts, numerator and denominator. The upper part of the fraction is called numerator. The lower part of the fraction is called denominator. Like Fractions are the fractions having the same lower part value ( …

## How to subtract fractions with different denominator

In this post we will learn subtraction of two or more fractions with different denominator. Here we will discuss two methods of subtraction, one is a traditional method and other is a shortcut. To understand this post you should have basic knowledge about fraction and LCM concept. Subtracting Fractions with different denominators Here are the …

## Subtraction of fraction || How to subtract fractions?

In this post we will methods to subtract two or more fractions. To understand the methods, you should have basic understanding of the concept of fractions and LCM. How to subtract fractions? There are two types of subtraction methods: (a) Subtraction when fractions have same denominator. (b) Subtraction when fractions have different denominator. We will …