## Basic College Mathematics (9th Edition)

Proper Fractions: $\frac{1}{8} , \frac{3}{4} , \frac{2}{3}$ Improper Fractions: $\frac{4}{3} , \frac{5}{5}$
If the numerator of a fraction is less than the denominator, the fraction is a proper fraction. A proper fraction is less than 1 whole. So, $\frac{1}{8} , \frac{3}{4} , \frac{2}{3}$ If the numerator is greater than or equal to the denominator, the fraction is an improper fraction. An improper fraction is greater than or equal to 1 whole. So, $\frac{4}{3} , \frac{5}{5}$