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 » Math Fractions & Percentages

Equivalent fractions can be found by either dividing or multiplying both the numerator and denominator by the same nonzero number. For example, when the top, or numerator, and bottom, or denominator, of the fraction 2/4 ... More » Math Geometry

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 » Math Fractions & Percentages
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Convert a fraction to a decimal by first converting mixed numbers to improper fractions and then dividing the numerator by the denominator. Round the answer to the appropriate number of significant figures. The time to c... More » Math Fractions & Percentages

To multiply polynomial fractions, also called rational expressions, break down the given problem into individual polynomials, and factor them. Once the polynomials are factored, cancel any like factors, and simplify the ... More » Math Fractions & Percentages