| Daniel Parker - Arithmetic - 1828 - 348 pages
...or less than the Denominator ; thus \, or I, would each be eitlier single, or simple fractions. i A **proper fraction is, when the Numerator is less than the Denominator ; as** i, -}¿, &c. An improper iraction is, when the Numerator is greater than the Denominator ; as ,|, V»... | |
| Nathan Daboll - Arithmetic - 1829 - 254 pages
...decimals ; the learner is therefore requested to read those general definitions in page (59. Vulgar **Fractions are either proper, improper, single, compound,...'when the numerator is less than the denominator,** us i, я, í, is, &c. 2. An Improper Fraction, is when the numerator exceeds the denominator, as ®,... | |
| William Kinne - 1829 - 248 pages
...requested to read anew. Vulgar Fractions are either proper, improper, single, compound or mixed. 1. A. **proper fraction is when the numerator is less than the denominator: as,** |, |, |,&c. which mean f of 1, | of 1,4 of l.&e. 2. An improper fraction is when the numerator exceeds... | |
| James L. Connolly (mathematician.) - Arithmetic - 1829 - 250 pages
...Fractions have four names given them, by which they are known, viz. proper, improper, compound and mixed. A **proper fraction is when the numerator is less than the denominator, as** 4, f . f , f. &c. An improper fractwi^i when the numerator is equal to, or greateMlfe&the deffbmfflator,... | |
| William Kinne - Accounting - 1831 - 248 pages
...$2502,50cts. VULGAR FRACTIONS. Vulgar Fractions are either proper, improper, single, compound or mixed. 1. A **proper fraction is when the numerator is less than the denominator : as,** $, •','-, -,}, &c. which mean j- of 1, £ of 1, f of l,&c. 2. An improper fraction is when the numerator... | |
| Michael Walsh - 1831 - 348 pages
...those parts are meant by the fraction. Fractions are either proper, improper, compound or mixed. 1st. A **proper fraction is when the numerator is less than the denominator, as** J, §, r°r, £|, &c. 2d. An improper fraction is when the numerator is either equal to or greater... | |
| Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1831 - 650 pages
...divided, though not very accurately, into proper, improper, simple, compound and mixed, viz. : — A **proper fraction is when the numerator is less than the denominator, as** £, is-.fV.fHAc- An improper fraction is when the numerator is equal to or greater than the denominator,... | |
| Francis Walkingame - 1832 - 208 pages
...fraction. There are four sorts of vulgar fractions: proper, improper, compound, and mixed, vix 1. A **PROPER FRACTION is when the numerator is less than the denominator, as** J, |, £, |,, JJJ, iJfc. 2. An IMPROPER FRACTION is when the numerator is equal to, or greater than... | |
| Richard Frederick Clarke (the elder.) - 1833 - 158 pages
...fraction of a fraction, and is known by the word OF placed between the parts as f off; f of Л,&с. 3. A **PROPER Fraction is when the Numerator is less than the Denominator, as** f, <?, }$, &c. 4- An IMPROPER Fraction is when the Numerator is equal to, or greater than the Denominator,... | |
| George Alfred - Arithmetic - 1834 - 336 pages
...the divisor in division. 4. Vulgar Fractions are proper, improper, single, compound, or mixed. 5. A **proper fraction is when the numerator is less than the denominator, as** J, i, f, f , J, &.c. &c. 6. An improper fraction is when the numerator is equal to or exceeds the denominator,... | |
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