Elementary Algebra

Published by Cengage Learning
ISBN 10: 1285194055
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-405-9

Chapter 7 - Algebraic Fractions - 7.4 - Addition and Subtraction of Algebraic Fractions and Simplifying Complex Fractions - Concept Quiz 7.4 - Page 298: 1



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An example of a complex fraction is $\frac{x}{\frac{x}{2}}$. As you can see, there is a large fraction, and there is also a fraction in the denominator. This is why it is called a "fraction within a fraction."
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