| Richard Nelson - Arithmetic - 1867 - 304 pages
...three former at present. A proper fraction is one whose numerator is less than its denominator, as -£. **An improper fraction is one whose numerator is equal to or greater than** its denominator, « *. ?• 71. A simple fraction is a single fraction, and may be proper or improper,... | |
| George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1867 - 148 pages
...Eeduce -/£$. Ans. -£$. 14. Eeduce |§. -4?^s. |. 15. Eeduce J-||. -4ws. f. Improper Fractfioms. 120. **An Improper Fraction is one whose numerator is equal to or greater than** its denominator. 121. An improper fraction may be reduced to a whole or mixed number. EXAMPLES. —... | |
| Horatio Nelson Robinson - Arithmetic - 1863 - 192 pages
...value is less than a unit. 6. An improper fraction is one whose numeratoris equal to, or g*reat<"r, **than the denominator ; its value is equal to, or greater,...4 called ? What does it show ? 9. In the fraction** |, what is the 3 called ? What does it show ? 10. Into how many equal parts must a thing be divided... | |
| Emerson Elbridge White - Arithmetic - 1873 - 260 pages
...number: Art. 60. A Proper Fraction is one whose numerator is less than its denominator; as, !> 3,,lAn **Improper Fraction is one whose numerator is equal to or greater than the denominator;** as, |, |, $. The value of a proper fraction is less than one; and the yalue of an improper fraction... | |
| Emerson Elbridge White - Arithmetic - 1870 - 350 pages
...Proper or Improper. A Proper Fraction is one whose numerator is less than its denominator ; as, %, f . **An Improper Fraction is one whose numerator is equal to or greater than** its denominator. The value of a proper fraction is less than one ; and the value of an improper fraction... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1870 - 336 pages
...A Proper Fraetion is one whose numerator is less than the denominator ; as, ^. An Improper Fraetion **is one whose numerator is equal to, or greater than, the denominator** ; as, f , f . A Mixed Nnmber is a whole number with a fraction; as, 7T6T, 5f. A Simple or Single Fraetion... | |
| Benjamin Greenleaf - Arithmetic - 1871 - 350 pages
...A Proper Fraetion is one whose numerator is less than the denominator; as, f. An Improper Fraetion **is one whose numerator is equal to, or greater than, the denominator** ; as, |, |. A Mixed Nnmber is a whole number with a fraction; as, 7T6T, 5g. A Simple or Single Fraction... | |
| Joseph Ray - Arithmetic - 1866 - 212 pages
...twenty-nine-eighty-fourths. A Proper Fraction is one whose numerator is less than its denominator; as, -\, $,, $. **An Improper Fraction is one whose numerator is equal to or greater than** its denominator; as, -J, $j> '. A Simple Fraction is a single fraction ; as, |, $. A Compound Fraction... | |
| George Payn Quackenbos - Arithmetic - 1872 - 350 pages
...divided ; as, 4, |. A Proper Fraction is one whose numerator is less than its' denominator; as, J, $. • **An Improper Fraction is one whose numerator is equal to or greater than** its denominator ; as, f , -J. A Mixed Number is one that consists of a whole number and a fraction... | |
| Shelton Palmer Sanford - Arithmetic - 1872 - 404 pages
...etc. ART. 101. A PROPER fraction is one whose numerator is less than its denominator, as £, £, etc. **An IMPROPER fraction is one whose numerator is equal to or greater than** its denominator, as -|, ^, etc. A MIXED NUMBER consists of a whole number and a fraction, as 2£, 4J,... | |
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