Sentence Examples


  • Can be applied to n, n', the denominator n remaining unaltered.
  • 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.
  • Generally, to find the sum or difference of two or more fractional numbers, we must replace them by other fractional numbers having the same denominator; it is usually most convenient to take as this denominator the L.C.M.
  • And that thence every symbolic product is equal to a rational function of covariants in the form of a fraction whose denominator is a power of f x.
  • Denote the unsteadiness of the motion of the flywheel; the denominator S of this fraction is called the steadiness.