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1. Fraction:
a number that has two parts: part and whole
2. Numerator:
represents the part of the whole
3. Denominator:
represents the whole or sum of the parts
4. Factors:
numbers that you can multiply together to get another number
5. Method:
increase the value of a number
6. Multiplication:
increase the value of a number
7. Multiplication Method For Fractions:
• 1. look at the numbers in the fraction
• 2. find numbers that divide both the numerator and the denominator evenly
• 3.make sure you choose the biggest multiple so that you do not have to repeat steps
• 4. make sure it is in the simplest form (smallest factors)
8. Division:
to separate into parts, groups or sections
9. Division Method for Fractions:
• 1. look at the numbers of the numerator and denominator
• 2. choose a number that divides into the denominator and the numerator
• 3. divide the chosen number by the denominator and the numerator
• 4. solve in simplest form
the process or skill of calculating total of two or more numbers or amounts

11. Addition Method For Fractions (like denominators):
• 1. line up the fraction vertically
• 3. place the answer over the common or like denominator
• 4. simplify if you can
12. Subtraction:
the process or skill of taking one number or amount away from another
13. Subtraction Method For Fractions (like denominators):
• 1. line up the fractions horizontally
• 2. subtract the numerator only
• 3. simplify fraction if necessary

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 Author: dmendoza2015 ID: 311726 Filename: math project Updated: 2015-11-19 04:07:05 Tags: operations Folders: math Description: DEFINTIONS OR METHODS FOR SOLVING FRACTIONS Show Answers:

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