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Equivalent fractions are fractions that have the same numerical value. For example, 1/2 and 2/4 are equivalent fractions, as they are both equal to 0.5. More »

In math, equivalent fractions are fractions that are of the same value when simplified or calculated. Starting with a half, the subsequent equivalent fraction would be two-fourths. More »

A table of equivalent fractions depicts a series of fractions that use different numbers to express the same portion of a whole and illustrate that one portion can be represented in numerous ways. It helps students under... More »

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