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Fraction Vocabulary

Fraction Vocabulary
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equivalent fraction
Fractions that have the same value
simplest form
The lowest form of a fraction.
mixed number
A number represented by a whole number and a fraction
improper fraction
the numerator is larger than the denominator
fraction
A number that names part of a whole.
numerator
the top number in a fraction
denominator
The bottom number in a fraction
fraction bar
the line that separates the numerator and the denominator
Prime number
a whole # that only has two factors; itself and 1
composite number
A number with more than 2 factors
factor pairs
two numbers multiplied together to equal a given product
multiples
numbers you say when you skip count. Multiples of 2 are: 2,4,6,8,...
whole number
1,2,3,4,... a number that is not broken up into a fraction