# Concept of Fractions

#### definition

Fraction: Fraction is a number representing part of a whole. For example, 4/12 is a fraction.

# Fraction:

• A fraction is a number representing part of a whole.

• The whole may be a single object or a group of objects.

• When expressing a situation of counting parts to write a fraction, it must be ensured that all parts are equal.

• Fraction = "Numerator"/"Denominator".

• 4/12 is a fraction. We read it as “four-twelfths”.

• 12 is the number of equal parts into which the whole has been divided.
4 is the number of equal parts which have been taken out.

Here 4 is called the numerator and 12 is called the denominator.

• One-Eighth part = 1/8

## Representing fractions:

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