Sentence Examples

  • Must have a least value, which is moreover positive, since the numerator and denominator are both essentially positive.
  • If the numerator is a multiple of 5, the fraction represents twentieths.
  • A simple fraction with ioo for denominator, can be expressed by writing the two figures of the numerator (or, if there is only one figure, this figure preceded by o) with a dot or " point " before them; thus 76 means 76%, or 17 -6 6 o.
  • A fractional number is called a proper fraction or an improper fraction according as the numerator is or is not 3 less than the denominator; and an expression 4 such as 24 is called a mixed number.
  • Is less than 2 o o If the numerator of the fraction consists of an integer and 4 - e.g.