Which number is the numerator?

Answer The numerator is the top number in a fraction. For example, take the fraction four fifths. When written out with numerals, the four is on the top and the five is on the bottom. This makes four the ... Read More »

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How to Solve for X in the Numerator?

When matter and antimatter collide, they disappear. When a number and its multiplicative inverse collide, they also disappear. But this is algebra, not particle physics. You can create the multipli... Read More »

How to Divide Both a Numerator & Denominator by GCF?

In the world of fractions, you often run into the term "greatest common factor." This is the largest value that will fit evenly into both the numerator and the denominator of a fraction. When you s... Read More »

How to Reduce Fractions With the Biggest Numerator?

A fraction is a number that demonstrates the amount of parts in a whole in a ratio format such as 1/2. The number 1/2 translates to 1 of 2 pieces. The two parts of a fraction are the numerator and ... Read More »

How to Find a Variable in Both the Numerator & Denominator?

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