Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0134467795
ISBN 13: 978-0-13446-779-5

Chapter 2 - Multiplying and Dividing Fractions - 2.1 Basics of Fractions - 2.1 Exercises - Page 118: 22


Proper: $\frac{1}{3}$, $\frac{3}{8}$, $\frac{3}{4}$ Improper: $\frac{16}{12}$, $\frac{10}{8}$, $\frac{6}{6}$

Work Step by Step

Telling the difference between proper and improper fractions is simple: if the numerator is less than the denominator (e.g. 3 is less than 8), the fraction is proper; if the numerator is greater than or equal to the denominator (e.g. 10 is greater than 8 or 6 is equal to 6), the fraction is improper.
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